Saliceto, Haute-Corse

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Saliceto
Saliceto is located in France
Saliceto
Saliceto
Coordinates: 42°24′01″N 9°17′43″E / 42.4003°N 9.2953°E / 42.4003; 9.2953Coordinates: 42°24′01″N 9°17′43″E / 42.4003°N 9.2953°E / 42.4003; 9.2953
Country France
Region Corsica
Department Haute-Corse
Arrondissement Corte
Canton Castifao-Morosaglia
Intercommunality Vallée de Casaluna
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roland Rinaldi
Area1 12.54 km2 (4.84 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 67
 • Density 5.3/km2 (14/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 2B267 / 20218
Elevation 220–1,729 m (722–5,673 ft)
(avg. 750 m or 2,460 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.

Saliceto is a commune in the Castagnicca valley near the town of Corte in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.

The village was the birthplace of Antoine Christophe Saliceti. The village consists of about two dozen stonewall houses and a small Catholic church.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 72 —    
1968 85 +18.1%
1975 71 −16.5%
1982 69 −2.8%
1990 52 −24.6%
1999 47 −9.6%
2008 67 +42.6%

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