Thorsø, Denmark

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Thorsø
Village
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Thorsø Church
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Thorsø
Location in Denmark
Coordinates: 56°18′04″N9°47′21″E / 56.300978°N 9.789033°E / 56.300978; 9.789033
Country Denmark
Region Central Denmark (Midtjylland)
Municipality Randers
Area
  Urban
1.44 km2 (0.56 sq mi)
Population
   Urban
1,751
  Urban density1,200/km2 (3,100/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)

Thorsø is a village, with a population of 1,751 (1 January 2022), [1] located in Favrskov Municipality of the Central Denmark Region in the Jutland peninsula of Denmark.

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References

  1. BY3: Population 1st January by urban areas, area and population density The Mobile Statbank from Statistics Denmark