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Tours-sur-Marne is a commune in the Marne department in north-eastern France.

Tours-sur-Marne
Commune
Tours-sur-Marne is located in France
Tours-sur-Marne
Tours-sur-Marne
Coordinates: 49°02′57″N 4°07′14″E / 49.0492°N 4.1206°E / 49.0492; 4.1206Coordinates: 49°02′57″N 4°07′14″E / 49.0492°N 4.1206°E / 49.0492; 4.1206
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Marne
Arrondissement Épernay
Canton Épernay-1
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de la Côte des Noirs
Government
 • Mayor Bernard Recarte
Area1 23.51 km2 (9.08 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,207
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 51576 /51150

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.

ChampagneEdit

The village's vineyards are located in the Vallée de la Marne subregion of Champagne, and are classified as Grand Cru (100%) in the Champagne vineyard classification. Tours-sur-Marne is well known for its thriving crops of quality grapes which feed the nearby winery.

See alsoEdit