Bourges (French pronunciation: ​[buʁʒ]) is a ceety in central Fraunce on the Yèvre river.

Bourges
Bourges Cathedral
Banner o Bourges
Banner
Coat o airms o Bourges
Coat o airms
Bourges is locatit in Fraunce
Bourges
Bourges
Location within Centre-Val de Loire region
Bourges is locatit in Centre
Bourges
Bourges
Coordinates: 47°05′04″N 2°23′47″E / 47.0844°N 2.3964°E / 47.0844; 2.3964Coordinates: 47°05′04″N 2°23′47″E / 47.0844°N 2.3964°E / 47.0844; 2.3964
KintraFraunce
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepairtmentCher
ArrondissementBourges
IntercommunalityBourges
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Pascal Blanc
Area
1
68.74 km2 (26.54 sq mi)
Population
 (2009)2
66,786
 • Density970/km2 (2,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
18033 /18000
Elevation120–169 m (394–554 ft)
(avg. 153 m or 502 ft)
1 French Laund Register data, that excludes lochs, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) an river estuaries. 2 Population withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anerly coontit ance.

Twin tounsEedit

Bourges is twinned wi:

ReferencesEedit

  1. "British towns twinned with French towns". Archant Community Media Ltd. Retrieved 2013-07-11.
  2. Town Twinning –International Links Peterborough City Council (Retrieved 24 April 2007).