Thoraise

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Thoraise
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The chateau in Thoraise
Location of Thoraise
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Thoraise
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Thoraise
Coordinates: 47°10′29″N5°54′14″E / 47.1747°N 5.9039°E / 47.1747; 5.9039 Coordinates: 47°10′29″N5°54′14″E / 47.1747°N 5.9039°E / 47.1747; 5.9039
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Doubs
Arrondissement Besançon
Canton Besançon-6
Intercommunality Grand Besançon Métropole
Government
  Mayor (20082014) Serge Torteau
Area
1
3.99 km2 (1.54 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01) [1]
362
  Density91/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
25561 /25320
Elevation222–411 m (728–1,348 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Thoraise is a commune in the Doubs department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region in eastern France.

The commune is a level of administrative division in the French Republic. French communes are analogous to civil townships and incorporated municipalities in the United States and Canada, Gemeinden in Germany, comuni in Italy or ayuntamiento in Spain. The United Kingdom has no exact equivalent, as communes resemble districts in urban areas, but are closer to parishes in rural areas where districts are much larger. Communes are based on historical geographic communities or villages and are vested with significant powers to manage the populations and land of the geographic area covered. The communes are the fourth-level administrative divisions of France.

Doubs Department of France

Doubs is a department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region of eastern France named after the Doubs River.

In the administrative divisions of France, the department is one of the three levels of government below the national level, between the administrative regions and the commune. Ninety-five departments are in metropolitan France, and five are overseas departments, which are also classified as regions. Departments are further subdivided into 334 arrondissements, themselves divided into cantons; the last two have no autonomy, and are used for the organisation of police, fire departments, and sometimes, elections.

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Geography

Thoraise lies 3 km (1.9 mi) north of Boussières on a curve in the Doubs River surrounded by cliffs.

Boussières Commune in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France

Boussières is a commune in the Doubs department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region in eastern France.

Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962152    
1968165+8.6%
1975153−7.3%
1982189+23.5%
1990249+31.7%
1999239−4.0%
2008284+18.8%
2012296+4.2%

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References

  1. "Populations légales 2016". INSEE . Retrieved 25 April 2019.Cite web requires |website= (help)