La Crau

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La Crau
A general view of the village
A general view of the village
Coat of arms of La Crau
Coat of arms
La Crau is located in France
La Crau
La Crau
Coordinates: 43°09′02″N 6°04′29″E / 43.1506°N 6.0747°E / 43.1506; 6.0747Coordinates: 43°09′02″N 6°04′29″E / 43.1506°N 6.0747°E / 43.1506; 6.0747
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Var
Arrondissement Toulon
Canton La Crau
Intercommunality Vallée du Gapeau
 • Mayor (2008) Christian Simon
Area1 37.87 km2 (14.62 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 16,268
 • Density 430/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 83047 /83260
Elevation 15–270 m (49–886 ft)
(avg. 36 m or 118 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.

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

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La Crau is twinned with:

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