Gorses

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For the medicinal plant, see Gorse.
Gorses
Gorses is located in France
Gorses
Gorses
Coordinates: 44°47′43″N 2°01′33″E / 44.7953°N 2.0258°E / 44.7953; 2.0258Coordinates: 44°47′43″N 2°01′33″E / 44.7953°N 2.0258°E / 44.7953; 2.0258
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Lot
Arrondissement Figeac
Canton Latronquière
Intercommunality non
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claudine Rigal
Area1 35.60 km2 (13.75 sq mi)
Population (2007)2 363
 • Density 10/km2 (26/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 46125 / 46210
Elevation 234–692 m (768–2,270 ft)
(avg. 642 m or 2,106 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.

Gorses is a commune in the Lot department in south-western France.

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