In 1977, Pâturages and other municipalities merged into the new municipality of Colfontaine.
Nearby towns include Colfontaine 0.6km (Wasmes 1.4km and Warquignies 2.7km), Frameries 2.7km (La Bouverie 1.6km, Eugies 3.3km, Sars-la-Bruyère 4.8km and Noirchain 5.5km), Quaregnon 3.2km (Wasmuel 3.7km), Saint-Ghislain 4.6km (Tertre 6.8km, Baudour 8km, Villerot 9.4km and Hautrage 9.7km), Boussu 4.9km (Hornu 2.7km), Dour 5.7km (Blaugies 5.7km, Élouges 7.3km and Wihéries 7.9km), Mons 8km (Flénu 3km, Jemappes 3km, Cuesmes 4.9km, Ciply 5.6km, Ghlin 6.8km, Nouvelles 7.9km, Hyon 8.2km, Mesvin 8.2km, Spiennes 9km, Nimy 9km and Harveng 9.7km), Quévy 8.7km (Genly 5km, Bougnies 6.8km, Blaregnies 7km, Asquillies 7.4km, Quévy-le-Petit 7.7km, Quévy-le-Grand 8.7km and Aulnois 8.8km), Honnelles 11.5km (Erquennes 7.4km, Athis 7.7km, Fayt-le-Franc 8.6km and Montignies-sur-Roc 9.9km) and Hensies 12.3km (Hainin 6.7km and Thulin 8.3km)
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