Urtaca

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Urtaca
Urtaca.jpg
Urtaca is located in France
Urtaca
Urtaca
Coordinates: 42°35′39″N 9°10′03″E / 42.5942°N 9.1675°E / 42.5942; 9.1675Coordinates: 42°35′39″N 9°10′03″E / 42.5942°N 9.1675°E / 42.5942; 9.1675
Country France
Region Corsica
Department Haute-Corse
Arrondissement Bastia
Canton Haut-Nebbio
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Françoise Xavière Montecattini
Area
 • Land1 31.26 km2 (12.07 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 194
 • Population2 density 6.2/km2 (16/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 2B332 / 20218
Elevation 37–1,367 m (121–4,485 ft)
(avg. 380 m or 1,250 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Urtaca is located in the north of Corsica at the confluence of the Ostricone and the Fiume di Gargalagne at the foot of 1,018-metre (3,340 ft)-high Mont Vicinasco.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1537 134 —    
1729 189 +41.0%
1740 180 −4.8%
1761 211 +17.2%
1769 209 −0.9%
1782 211 +1.0%
1802 240 +13.7%
1807 246 +2.5%
1818 280 +13.8%
1831 297 +6.1%
1836 326 +9.8%
1841 317 −2.8%
1846 328 +3.5%
1851 337 +2.7%
1856 323 −4.2%
1861 347 +7.4%
1866 335 −3.5%
1872 360 +7.5%
1876 375 +4.2%
1881 387 +3.2%
1886 410 +5.9%
1891 400 −2.4%
1896 517 +29.2%
1901 501 −3.1%
1906 507 +1.2%
1911 502 −1.0%
1921 292 −41.8%
1926 247 −15.4%
1931 243 −1.6%
1936 257 +5.8%
1946 246 −4.3%
1954 217 −11.8%
1962 220 +1.4%
1968 220 +0.0%
1975 198 −10.0%
1982 178 −10.1%
1990 155 −12.9%
1999 172 +11.0%
2008 194 +12.8%

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