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Bastia
View o St Jean Baptiste Cathedral frae Bastia Port
View o St Jean Baptiste Cathedral frae Bastia Port
Coat o airms o Bastia
Coat o airms
Bastia is located in Fraunce
Bastia
Bastia
Coordinates: 42°42′03″N 9°27′01″E / 42.7008°N 9.4503°E / 42.7008; 9.4503Coordinates: 42°42′03″N 9°27′01″E / 42.7008°N 9.4503°E / 42.7008; 9.4503
Kintra Fraunce
Region Corsicae
Depairtment Haute-Corse
Arrondissement Bastia
Intercommunality Bastia
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Gilles Simeoni
Aurie
 • Land1 19.38 km2 (7.48 sq mi)
Population (2010)2 43,008
INSEE/Postal code 2B033 / 20200
Elevation 0–963 m (0–3,159 ft)
(avg. 30 m or 98 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 withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anly coonted ance.

Bastia (French pronunciation: [bas.tja], Corsican and Italian pronunciation: [bas'tia]) is a French commune in the Haute-Corse depairtment o Fraunce.