|• Mayor (2001–2008)||Jean-Jacques Le Quéré|
|• Land1||7.98 km2 (3.08 sq mi)|
|• Population2 density||37/km2 (95/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||78417 / 78790|
|Elevation||62–131 m (203–430 ft)
(avg. 81 m or 266 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.
A small river named Ru d'Ouville traverses Montchauvet, passing through four other communes to a total length of 10.2 kilometres (6.3 mi). The Ru d'Ouville is a tributary of the Vaucouleurs which in turn empties into the Seine.
A British bomber was shot down in the area of Montchauvet on June 8, 1944. The six men of its crew rest in the local graveyard.
- Official website (French)
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