Crocicchia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Crocicchia
A Crucichja
The hamlet of Sant'Andrea and the church, with the Monte San Petrone in the background
The hamlet of Sant'Andrea and the church, with the Monte San Petrone in the background
Crocicchia is located in France
Crocicchia
Crocicchia
Coordinates: 42°27′58″N 9°21′04″E / 42.4661°N 9.3511°E / 42.4661; 9.3511Coordinates: 42°27′58″N 9°21′04″E / 42.4661°N 9.3511°E / 42.4661; 9.3511
Country France
Region Corsica
Department Haute-Corse
Arrondissement Bastia
Canton Alto-di-Casaconi
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Ange-Félix Pasqualini
Area1 4.3 km2 (1.7 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 43
 • Density 10/km2 (26/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 2B102 / 20290
Elevation 195–1,041 m (640–3,415 ft)
(avg. 600 m or 2,000 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.

Crocicchia 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, Bigorno, Scolca and Penta-Acquatella.[1]

Geography[edit]

Crocicchia is bounded on the east by the Casacconi, which flows into the Golo River.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 59 —    
1968 79 +33.9%
1975 58 −26.6%
1982 48 −17.2%
1990 62 +29.2%
1999 50 −19.4%
2008 43 −14.0%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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