Lugano

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For ither uises, see Lugano (disambiguation).
Lugano
Lugano (Ticino) View on Lake Lugano and Monte San Salvatore.jpg
Coat o airms o Lugano
Coat o airms
Lugano is locatit in Switzerland
Lugano
Lugano
Location of Lugano
Karte Gemeinde Lugano 2013.png
Lugano is locatit in Canton o Ticino
Lugano
Lugano
Lugano (Canton o Ticino)
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
Kintra Swisserland
Canton Ticino
Destrict Lugano
Govrenment
 • Executive Municipio
with 7 members
 • Mayor Sindaco (list)
Marco Borradori Ticino League
(as of February 2014)
 • Pairlament Consiglio comunale
with 60 members
Aurie[1]
 • Total 75.98 km2 (29.34 sq mi)
Elevation 273 m (896 ft)
Population (Diz 2015[2])
 • Tot 63,583
 • Density 840/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Postal code frae 6900 tae 6917, 6932, 6951, 6959, frae 6962 tae 6968, frae 6974 tae 6979
SFOS nummer 5192
Localities Barbengo, 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 bi Arogno, 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]
Wabsteid www.lugano.ch
SFSO stateestics

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. 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 (in German) accessed 30 August 2016
  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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