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Sainte Philomène Church
Sainte Philomène Church
Coat of arms of Comps-sur-Artuby
Coat of arms
Comps-sur-Artuby is located in France
Coordinates: 43°42′39″N 6°30′34″E / 43.7108°N 6.5094°E / 43.7108; 6.5094Coordinates: 43°42′39″N 6°30′34″E / 43.7108°N 6.5094°E / 43.7108; 6.5094
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Var
Arrondissement Draguignan
Canton Comps-sur-Artuby
 • Mayor (2001–2014) André Gaymard
Area1 63.49 km2 (24.51 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 320
 • Density 5.0/km2 (13/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 83044 /83840
Elevation 736–1,178 m (2,415–3,865 ft)
(avg. 900 m or 3,000 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.

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

It is the nearest town to the eastern entrance to the Gorges du Verdon.

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