Monte Carasso

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Monte Carasso
Coat of arms of Monte Carasso
Location of Monte Carasso
Monte Carasso is located in Switzerland
Monte Carasso
Monte Carasso
Monte Carasso is located in Canton of Ticino
Monte Carasso
Monte Carasso
Coordinates: 46°11′N 9°00′E / 46.183°N 9.000°E / 46.183; 9.000Coordinates: 46°11′N 9°00′E / 46.183°N 9.000°E / 46.183; 9.000
 • Total9.70 km2 (3.75 sq mi)
237 m (778 ft)
 • Total2,377
 • Density250/km2 (630/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
SFOS number5013
Surrounded byBellinzona, Cugnasco, Giubiasco, Gorduno, Preonzo, Sementina
SFSO statistics

Monte Carasso was a municipality of the district Bellinzona in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.

On 2 April 2017, the former municipalities of Camorino, Claro, Giubiasco, Gnosca, Gorduno, Gudo, Moleno, Monte Carasso, Pianezzo, Preonzo, Sant'Antonio and Sementina merged to form the municipality of Bellinzona.

The Swiss Heritage Society chose Monte Carasso for the 1993 Wakker Prize.

Monte Carasso

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeinden nach 4 Hauptbereichen". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 13 January 2019.

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