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Torcy, Pas-de-Calais

Torcy

Coat of arms
Torcy
Torcy

Coordinates: 50°29′04″N 2°01′24″E / 50.4844°N 2.0233°E / 50.4844; 2.0233Coordinates: 50°29′04″N 2°01′24″E / 50.4844°N 2.0233°E / 50.4844; 2.0233

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil
Canton Fruges
Intercommunality Canton de Fruges et environs
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Patrick Cornu
Area
 • Land1 5.27 km2 (2.03 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 170
 • Population2 density 32/km2 (84/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62823 / 62310
Elevation 70–171 m (230–561 ft)
(avg. 80 m or 260 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.

For other places called Torcy, see Torcy.

Torcy is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department of northern France.

Geography

Torcy is located 11 miles (17 km) east of Montreuil on the D130 and in the valley of the river Créquoise. The nearest villages are Sains-lès-Fressin and Créquy.

Population

Historical population of Torcy, Pas-de-Calais
Year 1962196819751982199019992006
Population 179166164144166142170
From the year 1962 on: population without double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest

  • The church of St.Eloi, dating from the sixteenth century
  • Baladin, a restaurant, bar and guesthouse

See also

References

  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Torcy on the Quid website (French)
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