Vourles

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Vourles
The fortified house in Vourles
The fortified house in Vourles
Coat of arms of Vourles
Coat of arms
Vourles is located in France
Vourles
Vourles
Coordinates: 45°39′34″N 4°46′27″E / 45.6594°N 4.7742°E / 45.6594; 4.7742Coordinates: 45°39′34″N 4°46′27″E / 45.6594°N 4.7742°E / 45.6594; 4.7742
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Rhône
Arrondissement Villefranche-sur-Saône
Canton Brignais
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de la Vallée du Garon
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Serge Fages
Area1 5.6 km2 (2.2 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 3,129
 • Density 560/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 69268 / 69390
Elevation 184–286 m (604–938 ft)
(avg. 200 m or 660 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.

Vourles is a commune in the Rhône department in eastern France.

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