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Lugano
Coat of arms of Lugano
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton Ticino
District Lugano
Area
 • Total 75.98 km2 (29.34 sq mi)
Elevation 273 m (896 ft)
Population (Dec 2012 )
 • Total 61,837
 • Density 813.86/km2 (2,107.88/sq mi)
Postal code 6900
Localities Brè-Aldesago, Breganzona, Castagnola, Cureggia, Davesco-Soragno, Gandria, Pambio-Noranco, Pazzallo, Pregassona, and Viganello
Surrounded by Arogno, Bioggio, Cadro, Campione d'Italia (IT-CO), Canobbio, Carabbia, Carona, Collina d'Oro, Grancia, Lanzo d'Intelvi (IT-CO), Massagno, Melide, Muzzano, Paradiso, Porza, Savosa, Sorengo, Valsolda (IT-CO), Vezia
Lugano prokudin
Picture by Prokudin-Gorskii of Lugano ca. 1905-10, view from foot of Monte San Salvatore
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Another Prokudin-Gorskii photograph of Lugano ca. 1905-10

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

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