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Title: Carros  
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Subject: Aspremont, Alpes-Maritimes, Virbac, Bendejun, Berre-les-Alpes, Bézaudun-les-Alpes
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Juea de carros

The chapel of Notre Dame des Selves, in Carros
The chapel of Notre Dame des Selves, in Carros
Coat of arms of Carros
Coat of arms
Carros is located in France
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Grasse
Canton Carros
Intercommunality Coteaux d'Azur
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Antoine Damiani
Area1 15.11 km2 (5.83 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 11,515
 • Density 760/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 06033 / 06510
Elevation 63–945 m (207–3,100 ft)
(avg. 385 m or 1,263 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.

Carros is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.


The inhabitants are called Carrossois.

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