Tournefeuille

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Tournefeuille
Commune
Eglise St Pierre Tournefeuille.JPG
Coat of arms of Tournefeuille
Coat of arms
Tournefeuille is located in France
Tournefeuille
Tournefeuille
Location within Occitanie region
Tournefeuille is located in Occitanie
Tournefeuille
Tournefeuille
Coordinates: 43°35′07″N 1°20′39″E / 43.5853°N 1.3442°E / 43.5853; 1.3442Coordinates: 43°35′07″N 1°20′39″E / 43.5853°N 1.3442°E / 43.5853; 1.3442
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Haute-Garonne
Arrondissement Toulouse
Canton Tournefeuille
Intercommunality Toulouse Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Raynal
Area1 18.17 km2 (7.02 sq mi)
Population (2015)2 26,477
 • Density 1,500/km2 (3,800/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 31557 /31170
Elevation 146–190 m (479–623 ft)
(avg. 140 m or 460 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.

Tournefeuille (Languedocien: Tornafuèlha) is a commune in the Haute-Garonne department in southwestern France.

It is the second-largest suburb of the city of Toulouse, and is adjacent to it on the west side. It is a member of the Toulouse Métropole.

Geography[edit]

The Touch flows northeast through the commune and crosses the town.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793535—    
1800522−2.4%
1806530+1.5%
1821706+33.2%
1831737+4.4%
1836725−1.6%
1841737+1.7%
1846764+3.7%
1851769+0.7%
1856682−11.3%
1861720+5.6%
1866735+2.1%
1872702−4.5%
1876799+13.8%
1881761−4.8%
1886791+3.9%
1891775−2.0%
1896771−0.5%
1901808+4.8%
1906824+2.0%
1911785−4.7%
1921829+5.6%
1926864+4.2%
1931972+12.5%
1936999+2.8%
19461,295+29.6%
19541,577+21.8%
19622,209+40.1%
19683,438+55.6%
19755,291+53.9%
19828,541+61.4%
199016,669+95.2%
199922,758+36.5%
200825,574+12.4%
201526,477+3.5%

Sport[edit]

Tournefeuille's football club is famous for being Manchester City's Gael Clichy's youth team.

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