Gorges, Loire-Atlantique

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Gorges
Commune
The bell tower of the church in Gorges
The bell tower of the church in Gorges
Coat of arms of Gorges
Coat of arms
Gorges is located in France
Gorges
Gorges
Coordinates: 47°06′08″N 1°18′09″W / 47.1022°N 1.3025°W / 47.1022; -1.3025Coordinates: 47°06′08″N 1°18′09″W / 47.1022°N 1.3025°W / 47.1022; -1.3025
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Loire-Atlantique
Arrondissement Nantes
Canton Clisson
Intercommunality vallée de Clisson
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Cesbron
Area1 15.77 km2 (6.09 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 3,420
 • Density 220/km2 (560/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 44064 /44190
Elevation 5–49 m (16–161 ft)
Website http://www.valleedeclisson.fr/

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.

Gorges is a commune in the Loire-Atlantique department in western France.

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