Morcote

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Morcote
Coat of arms of Morcote
Coat of arms
Morcote is located in Switzerland
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
Country Switzerland
Canton Ticino
District Lugano
Area[1]
 • Total 2.8 km2 (1.1 sq mi)
Elevation 272 m (892 ft)
Population (Dec 2012[2])
 • Total 729
 • Density 260/km2 (674/sq mi)
Postal code 6922
SFOS number 5203
Surrounded by Barbengo, Brusimpiano (IT-VA), Brusino Arsizio, Carona, Porto Ceresio (IT-VA), Vico Morcote
Twin towns Viarmes (France)
Website www.morcote.ch
SFSO statistics

Morcote is a municipality of the district Lugano in the Swiss canton of Ticino.

Other websites[change | change source]


  1. Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeindedaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
  2. Swiss Federal Statistics Office – STAT-TAB Ständige und Nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Region, Geschlecht, Nationalität und Alter (German) accessed16 Septemeber 2013