Orches

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Orches
Orches is located in France
Orches
Orches
Coordinates: 46°53′01″N 0°19′20″E / 46.8836°N 0.3222°E / 46.8836; 0.3222Coordinates: 46°53′01″N 0°19′20″E / 46.8836°N 0.3222°E / 46.8836; 0.3222
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Vienne
Arrondissement Châtellerault
Canton Lencloître
Intercommunality Lencloîtrais
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Paul Réau
Area1 19.22 km2 (7.42 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 413
 • Density 21/km2 (56/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 86182 / 86230
Elevation 70–167 m (230–548 ft)
(avg. 108 m or 354 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.

Orches is a commune in the Vienne department in the Poitou-Charentes region in western France.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population of Orches
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 358 437 354 371 378 366 413

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