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Locarno
Locarno, Ascona & Lago Maggiore von Brione sopra M.jpg
Coat o airms o Locarno
Coat o airms
Locarno is located in Switzerland
Locarno
Locarno
Locarno is located 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
Kintra Swisserland
Canton Ticino
Destrict Locarno
Govrenment
 • Executive Municipio
with 7 members
 • Mayor Sindaco (list)
Carla Speziali
(as of February 2014)
 • Parliament Consiglio comunale
with 40 members
Aurie[1]
 • Tot 19.27 km2 (7.44 sq mi)
Elevation 200 m (700 ft)
Population (Diz 2015[2])
 • Tot 15,968
 • Density 830/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Postal code 6600
SFOS nummer 5113
Surroondit bi Ascona, Avegno, Cadenazzo, Contone, Cugnasco, Gerra (Verzasca), Gordola, Lavertezzo, Losone, Magadino, Minusio, Muralto, Orselina, Piazzogna, San Nazzaro, Tegna, Tenero-Contra
Wabsteid www.locarno.ch
SFSO stateestics

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. Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeindedaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
  2. Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (German) accessed 30 August 2016
  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.