Gorges, Manche

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Gorges
The church of Notre-Dame
The church of Notre-Dame
Gorges is located in France
Gorges
Gorges
Coordinates: 49°15′26″N 1°24′20″W / 49.2572°N 1.4056°W / 49.2572; -1.4056Coordinates: 49°15′26″N 1°24′20″W / 49.2572°N 1.4056°W / 49.2572; -1.4056
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Coutances
Canton Périers
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Sèves et Taute
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Fréret
Area1 22.67 km2 (8.75 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 365
 • Density 16/km2 (42/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 50210 / 50190
Elevation 1–38 m (3.3–124.7 ft)
(avg. 15 m or 49 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.
Gorges church

Gorges is a commune in the Manche department in north-western France.

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