Torxé

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Torxé
Torxé is located in France
Torxé
Torxé
Coordinates: 45°57′13″N 0°37′30″W / 45.9536°N 0.625°W / 45.9536; -0.625Coordinates: 45°57′13″N 0°37′30″W / 45.9536°N 0.625°W / 45.9536; -0.625
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saint-Jean-d'Angély
Canton Tonnay-Boutonne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Philippe Partaud
Area
 • Land1 11.43 km2 (4.41 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 238
 • Population2 density 21/km2 (54/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17450 / 17380
Elevation 2–63 m (6.6–206.7 ft)
(avg. 8 m or 26 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.

Torxé is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in the Poitou-Charentes region in southwestern France.

Geography[edit]

The river Boutonne forms most of the commune's southern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 544 —    
1968 272 −50.0%
1975 244 −10.3%
1982 216 −11.5%
1990 203 −6.0%
1999 233 +14.8%
2008 238 +2.1%

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