Vacallo

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Vacallo
Coat of arms of Vacallo
Coat of arms
Vacallo is located in Switzerland
Vacallo
Coordinates: 45°51′N 9°02′E / 45.85°N 9.033°E / 45.85; 9.033Coordinates: 45°51′N 9°02′E / 45.85°N 9.033°E / 45.85; 9.033
Country Switzerland
Canton Ticino
District Mendrisio
Government
 • Mayor Pietro Zanotta
Area[1]
 • Total 1.61 km2 (0.62 sq mi)
Elevation 367 m (1,204 ft)
Population (Dec 2012[2])
 • Total 3,112
 • Density 1,933/km2 (5,006/sq mi)
Postal code 6833
SFOS number 5268
Surrounded by Cernobbio (IT-CO), Chiasso, Como (IT-CO), Maslianico (IT-CO), Morbio Inferiore, Sagno
Website http://www.vacallo.ch
SFSO statistics

Vacallo is a municipality of the district of Mendrisio in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.

The current population is almost 3,000 people. The coat of arms of Vacallo is a V with three bunches of grapes. Each bunch of grapes symbolises the three parishes or 'frazione' of the municipality.

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  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