Tours-sur-Marne

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Tours-sur-Marne
Tours-sur-Marne is located in France
Tours-sur-Marne
Tours-sur-Marne
Coordinates: 49°02′57″N 4°07′14″E / 49.0492°N 4.1206°E / 49.0492; 4.1206Coordinates: 49°02′57″N 4°07′14″E / 49.0492°N 4.1206°E / 49.0492; 4.1206
Country France
Region Champagne-Ardenne
Department Marne
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Épernay
Canton Canton of Ay
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de la Côte des Noirs
Government
 • Mayor Bernard Recarte
Area1 23.51 km2 (9.08 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,207
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 51576 / 51150

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.

Tours-sur-Marne is a commune in the Marne department in north-eastern France.

Champagne[edit]

The village's vineyards are located in the Vallée de la Marne subregion of Champagne, and are classified as Grand Cru (100%) in the Champagne vineyard classification. Tours-sur-Marne is well known for its thriving crops of quality grapes which feed the nearby winery.

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