Ambres

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Ambres
The Montplaisir Dovecote, in Ambres
The Montplaisir Dovecote, in Ambres
Coat of arms of Ambres
Coat of arms
Ambres is located in France
Ambres
Ambres
Coordinates: 43°43′58″N 1°48′51″E / 43.7328°N 1.8142°E / 43.7328; 1.8142Coordinates: 43°43′58″N 1°48′51″E / 43.7328°N 1.8142°E / 43.7328; 1.8142
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Tarn
Arrondissement Castres
Canton Les Portes du Tarn
Intercommunality Tarn et Agout
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Michel Tournier
Area1 19.11 km2 (7.38 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 973
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 81011 /81500
Elevation 100–225 m (328–738 ft)
(avg. 201 m or 659 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.

Ambres is a commune in the Tarn department and Occitanie region of southern France.

Geography[edit]

The river Dadou flows into the Agout in the commune.

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