Torcy, Pas-de-Calais

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Torcy
Commune
The church of Torcy
The church of Torcy
Coat of arms of Torcy
Coat of arms
Torcy is located in France
Torcy
Torcy
Coordinates: 50°29′04″N 2°01′24″E / 50.4844°N 2.0233°E / 50.4844; 2.0233Coordinates: 50°29′04″N 2°01′24″E / 50.4844°N 2.0233°E / 50.4844; 2.0233
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil
Canton Fruges
Intercommunality Canton de Fruges et environs
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Patrick Cornu
Area1 5.27 km2 (2.03 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 170
 • Density 32/km2 (84/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62823 /62310
Elevation 70–171 m (230–561 ft)
(avg. 80 m or 260 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.

Torcy is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department of northern France.

Geography[edit]

Torcy is located 11 miles (17 km) east of Montreuil on the D130 and in the valley of the river Créquoise. The nearest villages are Sains-lès-Fressin and Créquy.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Torcy, Pas-de-Calais
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 179 166 164 144 166 142 170
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Eloi, dating from the sixteenth century
  • Baladin, a restaurant, bar and guesthouse

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