Cornas

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Cornas
Skyline of Cornas
Coat of arms of Cornas
Coat of arms
Cornas is located in France
Cornas
Cornas
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Cornas is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Cornas
Cornas
Coordinates: 44°57′40″N 4°51′00″E / 44.9611°N 4.85°E / 44.9611; 4.85Coordinates: 44°57′40″N 4°51′00″E / 44.9611°N 4.85°E / 44.9611; 4.85
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentArdèche
ArrondissementTournon-sur-Rhône
CantonSaint-Péray
IntercommunalityValence Major and Rhône Crussol
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Élios Bernard Giné
Area
1
8.33 km2 (3.22 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)2
2,255
 • Density270/km2 (700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
07070 /07130
Elevation98–492 m (322–1,614 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.

Cornas is a French commune that can be found in the département of Ardèche in the region of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes. The name is Celtic for "burnt land." It has a population of 2,082 people.[1]

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