Bastelica

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Bastelica
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Bastelica is located in France
Bastelica
Bastelica
Coordinates: 42°00′10″N 9°03′05″E / 42.0028°N 9.0514°E / 42.0028; 9.0514Coordinates: 42°00′10″N 9°03′05″E / 42.0028°N 9.0514°E / 42.0028; 9.0514
Country France
Region Corsica
Department Corse-du-Sud
Arrondissement Ajaccio
Canton Bastelica
Intercommunality Vallée du Prunelli
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Baptiste Giffon
Area
 • Land1 127.69 km2 (49.30 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 531
 • Population2 density 4.2/km2 (11/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 2A031 / 20119
Elevation 306–2,347 m (1,004–7,700 ft)
(avg. 808 m or 2,651 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Bastelica is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica. It was the birthplace of Sampieru Corsu.

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 715 —    
1968 774 +8.3%
1975 762 −1.6%
1982 766 +0.5%
1990 436 −43.1%
1999 460 +5.5%
2008 531 +15.4%

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