Bras, Var

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The church in Bras
The church in Bras
Coat of arms of Bras
Coat of arms
Bras is located in France
Coordinates: 43°28′23″N 5°57′16″E / 43.4731°N 5.9544°E / 43.4731; 5.9544Coordinates: 43°28′23″N 5°57′16″E / 43.4731°N 5.9544°E / 43.4731; 5.9544
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Var
Arrondissement Brignoles
Canton Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Louis Giusti
Area1 34.93 km2 (13.49 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,022
 • Density 58/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 83021 /83149
Elevation 233–580 m (764–1,903 ft)
(avg. 315 m or 1,033 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.

Bras is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.

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