Venaco

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Venaco

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The churches and surrounding buildings in Venaco
The churches and surrounding buildings in Venaco
Location of Venaco
Venaco is located in France
Venaco
Venaco
Venaco is located in Corsica
Venaco
Venaco
Coordinates: 42°13′03″N 9°10′24″E / 42.2176°N 9.1733°E / 42.2176; 9.1733Coordinates: 42°13′03″N 9°10′24″E / 42.2176°N 9.1733°E / 42.2176; 9.1733
CountryFrance
RegionCorsica
DepartmentHaute-Corse
ArrondissementCorte
CantonCorte
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Mezzadri
Area
1
53.72 km2 (20.74 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
729
 • Density14/km2 (35/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
2B341 /20231
Elevation198–2,626 m (650–8,615 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

Venaco is on the Vecchio River with Mont Rotondo, 2,622 metres (8,602 ft) to the west and Mont Cardo, 2,543 metres (8,343 ft) on the north. It contains Lake Bellebone.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962851—    
1968886+4.1%
1975715−19.3%
1982747+4.5%
1990614−17.8%
1999657+7.0%
2008752+14.5%

Transport[edit]

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

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.