Morcote

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Morcote
Morcote
Morcote
Coat of arms of Morcote
Location of Morcote
Morcote is located in Switzerland
Morcote
Morcote
Morcote is located in Canton of Ticino
Morcote
Morcote
Coordinates: 45°55′N 8°55′E / 45.917°N 8.917°E / 45.917; 8.917Coordinates: 45°55′N 8°55′E / 45.917°N 8.917°E / 45.917; 8.917
CountrySwitzerland
CantonTicino
DistrictLugano
Area
 • Total2.8 km2 (1.1 sq mi)
Elevation
272 m (892 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total723
 • Density260/km2 (670/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
6922
SFOS number5203
Surrounded byBarbengo, Brusimpiano (IT-VA), Brusino Arsizio, Carona, Porto Ceresio (IT-VA), Vico Morcote
Twin townsViarmes (France)
Websitewww.morcote.ch
SFSO statistics

Morcote is a municipality of the district Lugano in the Swiss canton of Ticino. It is on the shore of Lake Lugano, about 10 kilometres (6.2 miles) from Lugano in the district of Lugano.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeinden nach 4 Hauptbereichen". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  2. "Ständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Staatsangehörigkeitskategorie Geschlecht und Gemeinde; Provisorische Jahresergebnisse; 2018". Federal Statistical Office. 9 April 2019. Retrieved 11 April 2019.

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