Blâmont

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Blâmont
Palatinatus Rheni (Merian) 238.jpg
Coat of arms of Blâmont
Coat of arms
Blâmont is located in France
Blâmont
Blâmont
Coordinates: 48°35′26″N 6°50′35″E / 48.5906°N 6.8431°E / 48.5906; 6.8431Coordinates: 48°35′26″N 6°50′35″E / 48.5906°N 6.8431°E / 48.5906; 6.8431
Country France
Region Lorraine
Department Meurthe-et-Moselle
Arrondissement Lunéville
Canton Blâmont
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Monique Roch
Area1 7.41 km2 (2.86 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 1,165
 • Density 160/km2 (410/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 54077 / 54450
Elevation 254–336 m (833–1,102 ft)
(avg. 264 m or 866 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.

Blâmont is a commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in northeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,391 —    
1968 1,400 +0.6%
1975 1,257 −10.2%
1982 1,399 +11.3%
1990 1,318 −5.8%
1999 1,261 −4.3%
2006 1,190 −5.6%
2009 1,165 −2.1%

Sights[edit]

The Château de Blâmont is the medieval castle below which the city grew.

Since 2009, the mayor Monique Roch is suspected to have produced presumed false deliberations. The investigation yet continue.

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