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Velorcey is located in France
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
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Haute-Saône
Arrondissement Lure
Canton Saint-Loup-sur-Semouse
Area1 6.18 km2 (2.39 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 180
 • Density 29/km2 (75/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 70541 /70300
Elevation 237–310 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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