Touques, Calvados

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Touques
Touques 1661.JPG
Coat of arms of Touques
Coat of arms
Touques is located in France
Touques
Touques
Coordinates: 49°20′36″N 0°06′10″E / 49.3433°N 0.1028°E / 49.3433; 0.1028Coordinates: 49°20′36″N 0°06′10″E / 49.3433°N 0.1028°E / 49.3433; 0.1028
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Lisieux
Canton Trouville-sur-Mer
Intercommunality Cœur Côte Fleurie
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Colette Nouvel-Rousselot
Area1 8.13 km2 (3.14 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 4,033
 • Density 500/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14699 / 14800
Elevation 2–149 m (6.6–488.8 ft)
(avg. 6 m or 20 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.

Touques is a commune in the Calvados department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France. It is situated on the river Touques, 3 km southeast of the sea resort Deauville.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,469 —    
1968 1,587 +8.0%
1975 1,561 −1.6%
1982 2,237 +43.3%
1990 3,070 +37.2%
1999 3,500 +14.0%
2006 3,848 +9.9%
2008 4,033 +4.8%

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