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Monte Carasso
Coat of arms of Monte Carasso
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Country Switzerland
Canton Ticino
District Bellinzona
Area
 • Total 9.70 km2 (3.75 sq mi)
Elevation
237 m (778 ft)
Population
 (2004)
 • Total 2,377
 • Density 245.05/km2 (634.7/sq mi)
Postal code
6513
Surrounded by Bellinzona, Cugnasco, Giubiasco, Gorduno, Preonzo, Sementina

Monte Carasso is a former municipality of the district Bellinzona in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.

On 2 April 2017 the former municipalities of Camorino, Claro, Giubiasco, Gnosca, Gorduno, Gudo, Moleno, Monte Carasso, Pianezzo, Preonzo, Sant'Antonio and Sementina merged to form the municipality of Bellinzona.

The Swiss Heritage Society chose Monte Carasso for the 1993 Wakker Prize.

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