Peri, Corse-du-Sud

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Peri
Commune
A view of the village of Peri, in spring, from the bottom of the valley of Santa Libarata
A view of the village of Peri, in spring, from the bottom of the valley of Santa Libarata
Peri is located in France
Peri
Peri
Coordinates: 42°00′18″N 8°55′17″E / 42.005°N 8.9214°E / 42.005; 8.9214Coordinates: 42°00′18″N 8°55′17″E / 42.005°N 8.9214°E / 42.005; 8.9214
Country France
Region Corsica
Department Corse-du-Sud
Arrondissement Ajaccio
Canton Gravona-Prunelli
Intercommunality Pays Ajaccien
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Xavier Lacombe
Area1 23.65 km2 (9.13 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,635
 • Density 69/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 2A209 /20167
Elevation 38–1,507 m (125–4,944 ft)
(avg. 460 m or 1,510 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.

Peri is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1855 482 —    
1900 717 +48.8%
1962 487 −32.1%
1968 493 +1.2%
1975 507 +2.8%
1982 626 +23.5%
1990 924 +47.6%
1999 1,140 +23.4%
2008 1,635 +43.4%

Attractions[edit]

Restaurant Chez Seraphin, Peri, Corsica, France

The restaurant Chez Seraphin, placed on a terrace overlooking the Corsican mountains, serves fixed lunch and dinner menus (fixed seven course dinner -cash only!).

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