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Panoramique THURINS.jpg
Coat of arms of Thurins
Coat of arms
Thurins is located in France
Coordinates: 45°40′57″N 4°38′29″E / 45.6825°N 4.6414°E / 45.6825; 4.6414Coordinates: 45°40′57″N 4°38′29″E / 45.6825°N 4.6414°E / 45.6825; 4.6414
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Rhône
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Lyon
Canton Canton of Vaugneray
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roger Vivert
Area1 19.36 km2 (7.47 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 2,451
 • Density 130/km2 (330/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 69249 / 69510
Elevation 306–791 m (1,004–2,595 ft)
(avg. 432 m or 1,417 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.

Thurins is a commune in the Rhône department in eastern France.

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