Montfalcon

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Montfalcon
Village de Montfalcon.JPG
Montfalcon is located in France
Montfalcon
Montfalcon
Coordinates: 45°15′19″N 5°10′21″E / 45.2553°N 5.1725°E / 45.2553; 5.1725Coordinates: 45°15′19″N 5°10′21″E / 45.2553°N 5.1725°E / 45.2553; 5.1725
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Grenoble
Canton Roybon
Intercommunality Pays de Chambaran
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Frédéric Bret
Area1 5.82 km2 (2.25 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 123
 • Density 21/km2 (55/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38255 / 38940
Elevation 410–552 m (1,345–1,811 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.

Montfalcon is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France.

Geography[edit]

The village lies on the left bank of the Galaure, which flows west through the southern part of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 94 —    
1968 112 +19.1%
1975 102 −8.9%
1982 125 +22.5%
1990 103 −17.6%
1999 99 −3.9%
2006 123 +24.2%
2011 123 +0.0%

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