Gras

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This article is about the place in France. For the French grape also known as Gras, see Graisse. For the FDA designation commonly abbreviated GRAS, see Generally recognized as safe.
Gras
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Gras is located in France
Gras
Gras
Coordinates: 44°26′39″N 4°32′26″E / 44.4442°N 4.5406°E / 44.4442; 4.5406Coordinates: 44°26′39″N 4°32′26″E / 44.4442°N 4.5406°E / 44.4442; 4.5406
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ardèche
Arrondissement Privas
Canton Bourg-Saint-Andéol
Intercommunality Rhône aux gorges de l'Ardèche
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean Paul Croizier
Area
 • Land1 56.68 km2 (21.88 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 512
 • Population2 density 9.0/km2 (23/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 07099 / 07700
Elevation 120–732 m (394–2,402 ft)
(avg. 345 m or 1,132 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.

Gras is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 225 —    
1968 260 +15.6%
1975 234 −10.0%
1982 250 +6.8%
1990 317 +26.8%
1999 381 +20.2%
2008 512 +34.4%

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