Dourges

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Dourges

Coat of arms of Dourges
Dourges is located in France
Dourges
Administration
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Lens
Canton Leforest
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération d'Hénin-Carvin
Mayor Patrick Defrancq
(2008–2014)
Statistics
Elevation 23–35 m (75–115 ft)
(avg. 29 m/95 ft)
Land area1 10.48 km2 (4.05 sq mi)
Population2 5,704  (2004)
 - Density 544 /km2 (1,410 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62274/ 62119
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.

Coordinates: 50°26′13″N 2°59′15″E / 50.4369°N 2.9875°E / 50.4369; 2.9875

Dourges is a commune. It is found in the region Nord-Pas-de-Calais in the Pas-de-Calais department in the north of France.

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