Velorcey

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Velorcey
Commune
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Velorcey is located in France
Velorcey
Velorcey
Location within Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region
Velorcey is located in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Velorcey
Velorcey
Coordinates: 47°46′43″N 6°15′08″E / 47.7786°N 6.2522°E / 47.7786; 6.2522Coordinates: 47°46′43″N 6°15′08″E / 47.7786°N 6.2522°E / 47.7786; 6.2522
CountryFrance
RegionBourgogne-Franche-Comté
DepartmentHaute-Saône
ArrondissementLure
CantonSaint-Loup-sur-Semouse
Area16.18 km2 (2.39 sq mi)
Population (2006)2180
 • Density29/km2 (75/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code70541 /70300
Elevation237–310 m (778–1,017 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.

Velorcey is a commune in the Haute-Saône department in the region of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in eastern France.

Velorcey is situated in the Haute-Saône (Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region) in the north-east of France at 19 km from Vesoul, the department capital. (General information: Velorcey is 312 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vesoul at 19 km and Ronchamp chapel at 29 km.

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