Torchefelon

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Torchefelon
Torchefelon is located in France
Torchefelon
Torchefelon
Coordinates: 45°31′16″N 5°24′03″E / 45.5211°N 5.4008°E / 45.5211; 5.4008Coordinates: 45°31′16″N 5°24′03″E / 45.5211°N 5.4008°E / 45.5211; 5.4008
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Arrondissement of La Tour-du-Pin
Canton Canton of Tour-du-Pin
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de la Vallée de l'Hien
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) M. Jean-Claude Vial
Area1 8.68 km2 (3.35 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 449
 • Density 52/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38508 / 38690
Elevation 378–589 m (1,240–1,932 ft)
(avg. 540 m or 1,770 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.

Torchefelon is a commune in the Isère department in south-eastern France.

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