Gordes

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Gordes
Gordes Vaucluse France Luc Viatour.JPG
Coat of arms of Gordes
Coat of arms
Gordes is located in France
Gordes
Gordes
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Gordes is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
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
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentVaucluse
ArrondissementApt
CantonGordes (chief town)
Intercommunalitynone
Government
 • Mayor (1995–2008) Maurice Chabert
Area
1
48.04 km2 (18.55 sq mi)
Population
(1999)2
2,092
 • Density44/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
84050 /84220
Elevation111–635 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.