Tourlaville

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Tourlaville
The church of Notre-Dame
The church of Notre-Dame
Tourlaville is located in France
Tourlaville
Tourlaville
Coordinates: 49°38′30″N 1°34′39″W / 49.6417°N 1.5775°W / 49.6417; -1.5775Coordinates: 49°38′30″N 1°34′39″W / 49.6417°N 1.5775°W / 49.6417; -1.5775
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Cherbourg
Canton Tourlaville
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) André Rouxel
Area1 17.19 km2 (6.64 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 16,649
 • Density 970/km2 (2,500/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 50602 / 50110
Elevation 0–132 m (0–433 ft)
(avg. 127 m or 417 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.

Tourlaville is a former commune in the Manche department in Normandy in north-western France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune of Cherbourg-en-Cotentin.[1]

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Tourlaville
The arms of Tourlaville are blazoned :
Azure, a tower argent, overall a chevron or.



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References[edit]

  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 1 December 2015 (French)