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Kathedrale Bourges v2.jpg
Bourges Cathedral
Flag of Bourges
Coat of arms of Bourges
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Bourges
Intercommunality CA Bourges Plus
Mayor Pascal Blanc
Elevation 120–169 m (394–554 ft)
(avg. 153 m/502 ft)
Land area1 68.74 km2 (26.54 sq mi)
Population2 66,786  (2009)
 - Density 972/km2 (2,520/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18033/ 18000
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.
Saint-Etienne Cathedral

Bourges is a commune. It is the prefecture of the Cher department.

Sister cities

Bourges is twinned with: