A general view of the village of Ampus

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Coordinates: 43°36′22″N 6°22′53″E / 43.6062°N 6.3814°E / 43.6062; 6.3814Coordinates: 43°36′22″N 6°22′53″E / 43.6062°N 6.3814°E / 43.6062; 6.3814
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Var
Arrondissement Draguignan
Canton Draguignan
Intercommunality Draguignan
  Mayor (20012008) Patrick Vignal
Area1 82.77 km2 (31.96 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 840
  Density 10/km2 (26/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 83003 / 83111
Elevation 205–1,174 m (673–3,852 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.

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

The hilltop village of Ampus is situated 14 km northwest of Draguignan.

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