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Capriasca
Sala Capriasca Vaglio2.JPG
Coat of arms of Capriasca
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton Ticino
District Lugano
Area
 • Total 36.35 km2 (14.03 sq mi)
Elevation 529 m (1,736 ft)
Population (Dec 2012 )
 • Total 6,366
 • Density 175.13/km2 (453.59/sq mi)
Postal code 6950 Campestro
6950 Tesserete
6950 Vaglio
6953 Lugaggia
6954 Sala Capriasca
6955 Cagiallo
6956 Lopagno
6957 Roveredo Capriasca
6958 Bidogno
6958 Corticiasca
Localities Albumo, Almatro, Bettagno, Bidogno, Bigorio, Cagiallo, Carusio, Campestro, Corticiasca, Cozzo, Lelgio, Lopagno, Lugaggia, Lupo, Odogno, Oggio, Pezzolo, Roveredo Capriasca, Sala Capriasca, San Matteo-Muralta, Sarone, Somazzo, Sureggio, Tesserete, Treggia, Vaglio
Surrounded by Bidogno, Camignolo, Comano, Isone, Lugaggia, Medeglia, Mezzovico-Vira, Origlio, Ponte Capriasca, Sigirino, Sonvico, Valcolla

Capriasca is a municipality of the district of Lugano in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.

History

Capriasca was created on 15 October 2001 by a merger of the former municipalities of Cagiallo, Lopagno, Roveredo, Sala Capriasca, Tesserete and Vaglio. On 20 April 2008 the former municipalities of Bidogno, Corticiasca and Lugaggia joined together and became the municipality of Capriasca.

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