Scolca

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Scolca
Scolca
Scolca-village.jpg
Scolca is located in France
Scolca
Scolca
Coordinates: 42°31′46″N 9°21′45″E / 42.5294°N 9.3625°E / 42.5294; 9.3625Coordinates: 42°31′46″N 9°21′45″E / 42.5294°N 9.3625°E / 42.5294; 9.3625
Country France
Region Corsica
Department Haute-Corse
Arrondissement Bastia
Canton Alto-di-Casaconi
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Cécile Culioli
Area1 6.9 km2 (2.7 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 100
 • Density 14/km2 (38/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 2B274 / 20290
Elevation 231–1,234 m (758–4,049 ft)
(avg. 580 m or 1,900 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.

Scolca 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, Crocicchia and Penta-Acquatella.[1]

Geography[edit]

Scolca is at the eastern extremity of the canton of Alto-di-Casaconi in the north of Castagniccia, 11 kilometres (7 mi) west southwest of Borgo.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 61 —    
1968 77 +26.2%
1975 68 −11.7%
1982 56 −17.6%
1990 35 −37.5%
1999 62 +77.1%
2008 100 +61.3%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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