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Gambarogno
Coat of arms of Gambarogno
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Country Switzerland
Canton Ticino
District Locarno
Area
 • Total 51.8 km2 (20.0 sq mi)
Elevation 196 m (643 ft)
Population (Dec 2012 )
 • Total 5,015
 • Density 96.81/km2 (250.75/sq mi)
Postal code 6573
Localities Caviano, Contone, Gerra (Gambarogno), Indemini, Magadino, Piazzogna, San Nazzaro, Sant'Abbondio and Vira (Gambarogno)
Surrounded by Alto Malcantone, Ascona, Curiglia con Monteviasco (IT-VA), Locarno, Minusio, Monteceneri, Tenero-Contra, Maccagno con Pino e Veddasca (IT-VA)

Gambarogno is a new municipality of the district of Locarno in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.

On 25 April 2010 the former municipalities of Caviano, Contone, Gerra (Gambarogno), Indemini, Magadino, Piazzogna, San Nazzaro, Sant'Abbondio and Vira (Gambarogno) merged into the new municipality of Gambarogno.

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Vira (Gambarogno)


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