Orches

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Orches
Orches is located in France
Orches
Orches
Coordinates: 46°53′01″N 0°19′20″E / 46.8836°N 0.3222°E / 46.8836; 0.3222Coordinates: 46°53′01″N 0°19′20″E / 46.8836°N 0.3222°E / 46.8836; 0.3222
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Vienne
Arrondissement Châtellerault
Canton Lencloître
Intercommunality Lencloîtrais
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Paul Réau
Area1 19.22 km2 (7.42 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 413
 • Density 21/km2 (56/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 86182 /86230
Elevation 70–167 m (230–548 ft)
(avg. 108 m or 354 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.

Orches is a commune in the Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in western France.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 358 —    
1968 437 +22.1%
1975 354 −19.0%
1982 371 +4.8%
1990 378 +1.9%
1999 366 −3.2%
2006 413 +12.8%

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