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Lugano
Coat of Arms of Lugano
Country Switzerland
Canton Ticino
District Lugano
Population 63583   (as of {{{populationof}}})
Area 75 km2 (29 sq mi)
Elevation273 m (896 ft)
Postal code from 6900 to 6917, 6932, 6951, 6959, from 6962 to 6968, from 6974 to 6979
SFOS number5192
Mayor (list)Marco Borradori (as of February 2014) Ticino League
LocalitiesBarbengo, Besso, Brè-Aldesago, Breganzona, Cadro, Carabbia, Carona, Castagnola-Cassarate, Cureggia, Davesco-Soragno, Gandria, Loreto, Lugano Centro, Molino Nuovo, Pambio Noranco, Pazzallo, Pregassona, Sonvico, Valcolla, Viganello, Villa Luganese[1]
Surrounded by
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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[2]
Websitewww.lugano.ch

Lugano (Latin language: Luganum) is a city of the district Lugano in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.

Since 2004 the former municipalities of Breganzona, Cureggia, Davesco-Soragno, Gandria, Pambio-Noranco, Pazzallo, Pregassona and Viganello were incorporated into the city. In 2008, they were followed by Barbengo, Carabbia and Villa Luganese.[3] In 2013 the former municipalities of Bogno, Cadro, Carona, Certara, Cimadera, Sonvico and Valcolla were incorporated into the city.

References

  1. "Quartieri" (in Italian). City of Lugano. http://www.lugano.ch/citta-amministrazione/quartieri.html. Retrieved 23 July 2012. 
  2. Swiss Confederation. map.geo.admin.ch [map]. Retrieved on 2012-07-17.
  3. "Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz" (in German). Swiss Federal Statistical Office. http://www.bfs.admin.ch/bfs/portal/de/index/infothek/nomenklaturen/blank/blank/gem_liste/03.html. Retrieved 14 January 2010. 

Other websites

Media related to Lugano at Wikimedia Commons
Lugano travel guide from Wikivoyage

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