Bigorno

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Bigorno
Bigornu
Bigorno-Ste-Marie-Assomption-2.jpg
Bigorno is located in France
Bigorno
Bigorno
Coordinates: 42°31′30″N 9°18′00″E / 42.525°N 9.3°E / 42.525; 9.3Coordinates: 42°31′30″N 9°18′00″E / 42.525°N 9.3°E / 42.525; 9.3
Country France
Region Corsica
Department Haute-Corse
Arrondissement Bastia
Canton Alto-di-Casaconi
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) René Graziani
Area
 • Land1 9 km2 (3 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 79
 • Population2 density 8.8/km2 (23/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 2B036 / 20252
Elevation 132–1,106 m (433–3,629 ft)
(avg. 640 m or 2,100 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.

Bigorno is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.

It shares the canton of Alto-di-Casaconi with Monte, Volpajola, Campile, Olmo, Prunelli-di-Casacconi, Campitello, Ortiporio, Canavaggia, Lento, Scolca, Crocicchia and Penta-Acquatella.[1]

Geography[edit]

Bigorno is 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) to the west of the seat of the canton Campitello.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 95 —    
1968 116 +22.1%
1975 86 −25.9%
1982 100 +16.3%
1990 61 −39.0%
1999 78 +27.9%
2008 79 +1.3%

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