Biguglia

Biguglia is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica. It is near the town of Bastia.

Biguglia
The Biguglia Lake
The Biguglia Lake
Coat of arms of Biguglia
Coat of arms
Location of Biguglia
Biguglia is located in France
Biguglia
Biguglia
Biguglia is located in Corsica
Biguglia
Biguglia
Coordinates: 42°37′41″N 9°25′14″E / 42.6281°N 9.4206°E / 42.6281; 9.4206Coordinates: 42°37′41″N 9°25′14″E / 42.6281°N 9.4206°E / 42.6281; 9.4206
CountryFrance
RegionCorsica
DepartmentHaute-Corse
ArrondissementBastia
CantonBiguglia-Nebbio
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Jean-Charles Giabiconi
Area
1
22.27 km2 (8.60 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2017)[1]
7,923
 • Density360/km2 (920/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
2B037 /20600
Elevation0–665 m (0–2,182 ft)
(avg. 270 m or 890 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962538—    
1968905+68.2%
19751,761+94.6%
19822,812+59.7%
19904,073+44.8%
19995,018+23.2%
20086,365+26.8%

SportEdit

Biguglia is the home of Championnat de France Amateurs 2 club, ÉF Bastia.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.

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