Drap

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Drap
The church and the village, seen from the road
The church and the village, seen from the road
Coat of arms of Drap
Coat of arms
Drap is located in France
Drap
Drap
Coordinates: 43°45′21″N 7°19′19″E / 43.7558°N 7.3219°E / 43.7558; 7.3219Coordinates: 43°45′21″N 7°19′19″E / 43.7558°N 7.3219°E / 43.7558; 7.3219
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Nice
Canton Contes
Intercommunality Pays des Paillons
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marc Morini
Area1 5.54 km2 (2.14 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 4,561
 • Density 820/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 06054 / 06340
Elevation 75–520 m (246–1,706 ft)
(avg. 105 m or 344 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.

Drap is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

The inhabitants are called Drapois.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,391 —    
1968 1,551 +11.5%
1975 1,561 +0.6%
1982 3,042 +94.9%
1990 4,267 +40.3%
1999 4,332 +1.5%
2008 4,561 +5.3%

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