Locarno

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Locarno
Locarno, Ascona & Lago Maggiore von Brione sopra M.jpg
Coat o airms o Locarno
Coat o airms
Location o Locarno
Locarno is locatit in Swisserland
Locarno
Locarno
Locarno is locatit in Canton o Ticino
Locarno
Locarno
Coordinates: 46°10′N 8°48′E / 46.167°N 8.800°E / 46.167; 8.800Coordinates: 46°10′N 8°48′E / 46.167°N 8.800°E / 46.167; 8.800
KintraSwisserland
CantonTicino
DestrictLocarno
Govrenment
 • ExecutiveMunicipio
with 7 members
 • MayorSindaco (list)
Carla Speziali
(as of February 2014)
 • PairlamentConsiglio comunale
with 40 members
Area
 • Total19.27 km2 (7.44 sq mi)
Elevation
200 m (700 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Tot15,824
 • Density820/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Postal code
6600
SFOS nummer5113
Surroondit biAscona, Avegno, Cadenazzo, Contone, Cugnasco, Gerra (Verzasca), Gordola, Lavertezzo, Losone, Magadino, Minusio, Muralto, Orselina, Piazzogna, San Nazzaro, Tegna, Tenero-Contra
Wabsteidwww.locarno.ch
SFSO statistics

Locarno (Ticinese: Locarn) is the caipital o the Locarno destrict, locate on the northren tip o Loch Maggiore (Lago Maggiore) in the Swiss canton o Ticino, close tae Ascona at the fit o the Alps.

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Locarno is twinned wi:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeinden nach 4 Hauptbereichen". Retrieved 13 Januar 2019.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  2. "Ständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Staatsangehörigkeitskategorie Geschlecht und Gemeinde; Provisorische Jahresergebnisse; 2018". 9 Apryle 2019. Retrieved 11 Apryle 2019.  Check date values in: |access-date=, |date= (help)
  3. "Our Sister Cities". City of Lompoc. Retrieved 2015-02-26. 
  4. "Association Suisse des Communes et Régions d'Europe". L'Association suisse pour le Conseil des Communes et Régions d'Europe (ASCCRE) (in French). Retrieved 2013-07-20.