Cruas

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Cruas
Centrale nucléaire de Cruas.jpg
Cruas is located in France
Cruas
Cruas
Coordinates: 44°39′28″N 4°45′49″E / 44.6578°N 4.7636°E / 44.6578; 4.7636Coordinates: 44°39′28″N 4°45′49″E / 44.6578°N 4.7636°E / 44.6578; 4.7636
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ardèche
Arrondissement Privas
Canton Rochemaure
Intercommunality Barrès-Coiron
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Robert Cotta
Area
 • Land1 15.45 km2 (5.97 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 2,709
 • Population2 density 180/km2 (450/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 07076 / 07350
Elevation 72–480 m (236–1,575 ft)

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.

Cruas is a commune near the Rhône River in the Ardèche department in southern France.

The village has a Romanesque abbey with a crypt.

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 2,079 —    
1968 1,978 −4.9%
1975 1,638 −17.2%
1982 2,370 +44.7%
1990 2,200 −7.2%
1999 2,400 +9.1%
2008 2,709 +12.9%

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