Sari-Solenzara

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Sari-Solenzara
Commune
The church in Sari-Solenzara
The church in Sari-Solenzara
Sari-Solenzara is located in France
Sari-Solenzara
Sari-Solenzara
Coordinates: 41°50′09″N 9°22′26″E / 41.8358°N 9.3739°E / 41.8358; 9.3739Coordinates: 41°50′09″N 9°22′26″E / 41.8358°N 9.3739°E / 41.8358; 9.3739
Country France
Region Corsica
Department Corse-du-Sud
Arrondissement Sartène
Canton Bavella
Intercommunality Côte des Nacres
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean Toma
Area1 73.85 km2 (28.51 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,227
 • Density 17/km2 (43/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 2A269 /20145
Elevation 0–1,087 m (0–3,566 ft)
(avg. 300 m or 980 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.

Sari-Solenzara is a small village in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica. It is located at the foot of Aiguilles de Bavella, a beautiful mountain at the heart of the island.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1800 366 —    
1806 257 −29.8%
1821 220 −14.4%
1831 209 −5.0%
1836 225 +7.7%
1841 249 +10.7%
1846 312 +25.3%
1851 330 +5.8%
1856 384 +16.4%
1861 446 +16.1%
1866 665 +49.1%
1872 606 −8.9%
1876 807 +33.2%
1881 713 −11.6%
1886 741 +3.9%
1891 721 −2.7%
1896 724 +0.4%
1901 717 −1.0%
1906 710 −1.0%
1911 820 +15.5%
1921 660 −19.5%
1926 673 +2.0%
1931 484 −28.1%
1936 719 +48.6%
1946 505 −29.8%
1954 509 +0.8%
1962 611 +20.0%
1968 915 +49.8%
1975 1,141 +24.7%
1982 1,399 +22.6%
1990 1,178 −15.8%
1999 1,102 −6.5%
2008 1,227 +11.3%

Sports[edit]

Local gastronomy[edit]

  • Sausage : lonzu, coppa, wild boar sausage, figatelli
  • Chestnut paste
  • Ewe and goat cheeses

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