In 1977, Dourbes and other municipalities merged into the new municipality of Viroinval.
Nearby towns include Viroinval 4.2km (Olloy-sur-Viroin 2.1km, Vierves-sur-Viroin 3.2km, Nismes 3.6km, Treignes 5.5km, Mazée 7.6km, Oignies-en-Thiérache 8.1km and Le Mesnil 8.6km), Couvin 8.1km (Mariembourg 5.1km, Petigny 5.5km, Frasnes-lez-Couvin 6km and Boussu-en-Fagne 8.7km), Doische 12km (Matagne-la-Grande 3.7km, Matagne-la-Petite 5km, Romerée 7.8km, Niverlée 8.2km and Gimnée 10km) and Philippeville 12.3km (Fagnolle 2.3km, Roly 6.3km, Villers-en-Fagne 6.3km, Sart-en-Fagne 7.7km, Sautour 9km and Merlemont 9.4km)
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