Tournefeuille

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This article is about the Commune of Tournefeuille. For Château Tournefeuille, see Château Tournefeuille.
Tournefeuille
Eglise St Pierre Tournefeuille.JPG
Coat of arms of Tournefeuille
Coat of arms
Tournefeuille is located in France
Tournefeuille
Tournefeuille
Coordinates: 43°35′07″N 1°20′39″E / 43.5853°N 1.3442°E / 43.5853; 1.3442Coordinates: 43°35′07″N 1°20′39″E / 43.5853°N 1.3442°E / 43.5853; 1.3442
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Haute-Garonne
Arrondissement Toulouse
Canton Tournefeuille
Intercommunality Greater Toulouse
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Raynal
Area
 • Land1 18.17 km2 (7.02 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 25,574
 • Population2 density 1,400/km2 (3,600/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 31557 / 31170
Elevation 146–190 m (479–623 ft)
(avg. 140 m or 460 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.

Tournefeuille is a commune in the Haute-Garonne department in southwestern France.

It is the second-largest suburb of the city of Toulouse, and is adjacent to it on the west side. It is a member of the Grand Toulouse.

Geography[edit]

The Touch flows northeast through the commune and crosses the town.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 535 —    
1800 522 −2.4%
1806 530 +1.5%
1821 706 +33.2%
1831 737 +4.4%
1836 725 −1.6%
1841 737 +1.7%
1846 764 +3.7%
1851 769 +0.7%
1856 682 −11.3%
1861 720 +5.6%
1866 735 +2.1%
1872 702 −4.5%
1876 799 +13.8%
1881 761 −4.8%
1886 791 +3.9%
1891 775 −2.0%
1896 771 −0.5%
1901 808 +4.8%
1906 824 +2.0%
1911 785 −4.7%
1921 829 +5.6%
1926 864 +4.2%
1931 972 +12.5%
1936 999 +2.8%
1946 1,295 +29.6%
1954 1,577 +21.8%
1962 2,209 +40.1%
1968 3,438 +55.6%
1975 5,291 +53.9%
1982 8,541 +61.4%
1990 16,669 +95.2%
1999 22,758 +36.5%
2008 25,574 +12.4%

Sport[edit]

Tournefeuille's football club is famous for being Manchester City's Gael Clichy's youth team.

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