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Coat of arms of Orchaise
Coat of arms
Orchaise is located in France
Coordinates: 47°35′27″N 1°11′58″E / 47.5908°N 1.1994°E / 47.5908; 1.1994Coordinates: 47°35′27″N 1°11′58″E / 47.5908°N 1.1994°E / 47.5908; 1.1994
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Loir-et-Cher
Arrondissement Blois
Canton Onzain
Intercommunality Communauté de communes Beauce - Val de Cisse
 • Mayor Gérard CHARZAT
Area1 20.03 km2 (7.73 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 855
 • Density 43/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 41169 /41190
Elevation 77–146 m (253–479 ft)
(avg. 137 m or 449 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.

Orchaise is a former commune in the Loir-et-Cher department of central France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune of Valencisse.[1]

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  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 14 December 2015