Lugano

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Lugano
Lugano (Ticino) View on Lake Lugano and Monte San Salvatore.jpg
Coat o airms o Lugano
Coat o airms
Location o Lugano
Lugano is locatit in Swisserland
Lugano
Lugano
Lugano is locatit in Canton o Ticino
Lugano
Lugano
Coordinates: 46°00′N 8°57′E / 46.000°N 8.950°E / 46.000; 8.950Coordinates: 46°00′N 8°57′E / 46.000°N 8.950°E / 46.000; 8.950
KintraSwisserland
CantonTicino
DestrictLugano
Govrenment
 • ExecutiveMunicipio
with 7 members
 • MayorSindaco (list)
Marco Borradori Ticino League
(as of February 2014)
 • PairlamentConsiglio comunale
with 60 members
Area
 • Total75.93 km2 (29.32 sq mi)
Elevation
273 m (896 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Tot63,178
 • Density830/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Postal code
frae 6900 tae 6917, 6932, 6951, 6959, frae 6962 tae 6968, frae 6974 tae 6979
SFOS nummer5192
LocalitiesBarbengo, Besso, Brè-Aldesago, Breganzona, Cadro, Carabbia, Carona, Castagnola-Cassarate, Cureggia, Davesco-Soragno, Gandria, Loreto, Lugano Centro, Molino Nuovo, Pambio Noranco, Pazzallo, Pregassona, Sonvico, Val Colla, Viganello, Villa Luganese[3]
Surroondit biArogno, Bioggio, Brusimpiano (Italy), Campione d'Italia (Italy), Canobbio, Capriasca, Collina d'Oro, Grancia, Lanzo d'Intelvi (Italy), Massagno, Melide, Morcote, Muzzano, Paradiso, Ponte Capriasca, Porza, Savosa, Sorengo, Valsolda (Italy), Vezia, Vico Morcote[4]
Wabsteidwww.lugano.ch
SFSO statistics

Lugano (Italian pronunciation: [luˈɡaːno]) is a ceety in soothren Swisserland, in the Italian-speakin canton o Ticino, which borders Italy. The population o the ceety proper is 71,500, an the population o the urban agglomeration is ower 145,000. It is the 9t lairgest ceety o Swisserland bi population, the lairgest ceety in Ticino, an the lairgest ceety wi an Italian speakin majority ootside Italy.[5]

The ceety lees on Loch Lugano, surroondit bi the muntains o the Lugano Prealps. Its wairm simmers an the fact that in recent years it haes attractit an iver growin nummer o celebrities, enterteeners, an successfu athletes hae gien it the elk-name o the "Monte Carlo o Swisserland".[6][7]

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  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. "Quartieri" (in Italian). City of Lugano. Retrieved 23 July 2012.  Unkent parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)
  4. map.geo.admin.ch (Map). Swiss Confederation. Retrieved 2012-07-17. 
  5. Top 20 Cities in Switzerland on Population
  6. "Svizzera – Lugano – Guida alle città svizzere" (in Italian). Retrieved 24 November 2008.  Unkent parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)
  7. "Hôtels à Lugano" (in French). Retrieved 24 November 2008.  Unkent parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)

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