Sorgues

commune in Vaucluse, France

Sorgues is a commune. It is found in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the Vaucluse department in the south of France.

Sorgues
Sorgues Town Hall, 2008
Sorgues Town Hall, 2008
Coat of arms of Sorgues
Location of Sorgues
Sorgues is located in France
Sorgues
Sorgues
Sorgues is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Sorgues
Sorgues
Coordinates: 44°00′33″N 4°52′23″E / 44.00916°N 4.873°E / 44.00916; 4.873Coordinates: 44°00′33″N 4°52′23″E / 44.00916°N 4.873°E / 44.00916; 4.873
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentVaucluse
ArrondissementAvignon
CantonBédarrides
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes des Pays de Rhône et Ouvèze
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Alain Milon
Area
1
33.4 km2 (12.9 sq mi)
Population
 (1999)
17,539
 • Density530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
84129 /84700
Elevation14–114 m (46–374 ft)
(avg. 30 m or 98 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.