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Bourges

Kathedrale Bourges v2.jpg
Bourges Cathedral
Flag of Bourges
Coat of arms of Bourges
Administration
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Bourges
Intercommunality CA Bourges Plus
Mayor Pascal Blanc
(2014–2020)
Statistics
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: