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Compains is located in France
Coordinates: 45°26′32″N 2°55′43″E / 45.4422°N 2.9286°E / 45.4422; 2.9286Coordinates: 45°26′32″N 2°55′43″E / 45.4422°N 2.9286°E / 45.4422; 2.9286
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Puy-de-Dôme
Arrondissement Issoire
Canton Le Sancy
Intercommunality Massif du Sancy
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Henri Valette[1]
Area1 50.16 km2 (19.37 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 129
 • Density 2.6/km2 (6.7/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 63117 / 63610
Elevation 840–1,358 m (2,756–4,455 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.

Compains is a commune in the Puy-de-Dôme department in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes in central France.

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  1. ^ "List of Mayors of Puy-de-Dôme" (PDF). Prefecture of Puy-de-Dôme. 9 April 2014. Archived from the original (PDF) on 6 October 2014. Retrieved 27 November 2016.