Les Touches

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Les Touches
Commune
The church of Sainte-Melaine, in Les Touches
The church of Sainte-Melaine, in Les Touches
Coat of arms of Les Touches
Coat of arms
Les Touches is located in France
Les Touches
Les Touches
Location within Pays de la Loire region
Les Touches is located in Pays de la Loire
Les Touches
Les Touches
Coordinates: 47°26′34″N 1°25′46″W / 47.4428°N 1.4294°W / 47.4428; -1.4294Coordinates: 47°26′34″N 1°25′46″W / 47.4428°N 1.4294°W / 47.4428; -1.4294
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Loire-Atlantique
Arrondissement Châteaubriant-Ancenis
Canton Nort-sur-Erdre
Intercommunality Erdre et Gesvres
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilles Guinouet
Area1 35.15 km2 (13.57 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,071
 • Density 59/km2 (150/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Touchois
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 44205 /44390
Elevation 3–52 m (9.8–170.6 ft)
Website http://www.lestouches.fr/

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.

Les Touches is a commune in the Loire-Atlantique department in western France.

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