Rancate

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Rancate
Former municipality of Switzerland
Coat of arms of Rancate
Coat of arms
Rancate is located in Switzerland
Rancate
Coordinates: 45°52′N 8°58′E / 45.867°N 8.967°E / 45.867; 8.967Coordinates: 45°52′N 8°58′E / 45.867°N 8.967°E / 45.867; 8.967
Country Switzerland
Canton Ticino
District Mendrisio
Government
 • Mayor Mario Rusca
Area
 • Total 2.24 km2 (0.86 sq mi)
Elevation 352 m (1,155 ft)
Population
 • Total 1,470
 • Density 656/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Postal code 6862
SFOS number 5262
Surrounded by Besazio, Genestrerio, Ligornetto, Mendrisio, Riva San Vitale, Tremona
Website rancate.ch
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Rancate was a municipality, in the municipality of Mendrisio and district Mendrisio in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.