Bastelicaccia

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Bastelicaccia
Bastelicaccia
Bastelicaccia is located in France
Bastelicaccia
Bastelicaccia
Coordinates: 41°55′23″N 8°49′45″E / 41.9231°N 8.8292°E / 41.9231; 8.8292Coordinates: 41°55′23″N 8°49′45″E / 41.9231°N 8.8292°E / 41.9231; 8.8292
Country France
Region Corsica
Department Corse-du-Sud
Arrondissement Ajaccio
Canton Ajaccio-7
Intercommunality Vallée du Prunelli
Government
 • Mayor (2001–08) Antoine Ottavi
Area1 18.21 km2 (7.03 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 3,217
 • Density 180/km2 (460/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 2A032 / 20129
Elevation 7–888 m (23–2,913 ft)
(avg. 30 m or 98 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.

Bastelicaccia is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica.

It shares the canton of Ajaccio-7 with part of Ajaccio commune, Alata, Afa, Appietto, and Villanova.[1]

Geography[edit]

Bastelicaccia is 11 kilometres (7 mi) to the east of the original citadel of Ajaccio. It was created in 1865 between the Gravona and Prunelli Rivers. It is next to Campo dell'Oro Airport but has no access to the coast. The highest point is Monte Aragnasco.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 705 —    
1968 779 +10.5%
1975 887 +13.9%
1982 1,504 +69.6%
1990 2,072 +37.8%
1999 2,769 +33.6%
2008 3,217 +16.2%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "France, le trésor des régions: Département: Haut-Corse" (in French). Retrieved 2008-05-06. .