Torchefelon

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Torchefelon
Torchefelon is located in France
Torchefelon
Torchefelon
Coordinates: 45°31′16″N 5°24′03″E / 45.5211°N 5.4008°E / 45.5211; 5.4008Coordinates: 45°31′16″N 5°24′03″E / 45.5211°N 5.4008°E / 45.5211; 5.4008
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement La Tour-du-Pin
Canton Tour-du-Pin
Intercommunality Vallée de l'Hien
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2010) Martine Ekoué
Area1 8.68 km2 (3.35 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 659
 • Density 76/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 38508 / 38690
Elevation 378–589 m (1,240–1,932 ft)
(avg. 540 m or 1,770 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.

Torchefelon is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 526 —    
1806 680 +29.3%
1821 827 +21.6%
1831 774 −6.4%
1841 834 +7.8%
1851 720 −13.7%
1861 661 −8.2%
1872 620 −6.2%
1881 590 −4.8%
1891 590 +0.0%
1901 477 −19.2%
1911 457 −4.2%
1921 419 −8.3%
1931 403 −3.8%
1946 377 −6.5%
1954 349 −7.4%
1962 367 +5.2%
1968 348 −5.2%
1975 311 −10.6%
1982 346 +11.3%
1990 390 +12.7%
1999 449 +15.1%
2006 546 +21.6%
2012 659 +20.7%

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