Gordes

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Gordes
Gordes Vaucluse France Luc Viatour.JPG
Gordes is located in France
Gordes
Gordes
Coordinates: 43°54′43″N 5°12′03″E / 43.91194°N 5.20083°E / 43.91194; 5.20083Coordinates: 43°54′43″N 5°12′03″E / 43.91194°N 5.20083°E / 43.91194; 5.20083
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Apt
Canton Gordes (chief town)
Intercommunality none
Government
 • Mayor (1995–2008) Maurice Chabert
Area1 48.04 km2 (18.55 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 2,092
 • Density 43.547/km2 (112.79/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 84050 /84220
Elevation 111–635 m (364–2,083 ft)
(avg. 373 m or 1,224 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.

Gordes is a commune of 2,092 people (1999). It is in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the Vaucluse department in the south of France.