Tavera

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This article is about the commune in France. For the car, see Chevrolet Tavera. For the paleontologist, see Juan Tavera.
Tavera
A statue-menhir in Tavera
A statue-menhir in Tavera
Tavera is located in France
Tavera
Tavera
Coordinates: 42°04′09″N 9°00′58″E / 42.0692°N 9.0161°E / 42.0692; 9.0161Coordinates: 42°04′09″N 9°00′58″E / 42.0692°N 9.0161°E / 42.0692; 9.0161
Country France
Region Corsica
Department Corse-du-Sud
Arrondissement Ajaccio
Canton Celavo-Mezzana
Intercommunality Haute Vallée de la Gravona
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Paul-François Raffali
Area1 32.43 km2 (12.52 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 389
 • Density 12/km2 (31/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 2A324 /20163
Elevation 312–1,920 m (1,024–6,299 ft)
(avg. 465 m or 1,526 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 288 —    
1968 278 −3.5%
1975 267 −4.0%
1982 250 −6.4%
1990 249 −0.4%
1999 336 +34.9%
2008 389 +15.8%

Transport[edit]

The town is served by a station on the Corsican Railways.

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