Montpeyroux, Aveyron

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Montpeyroux
Montpeyroux is located in France
Montpeyroux
Montpeyroux
Coordinates: 44°38′33″N 2°49′32″E / 44.6425°N 2.8256°E / 44.6425; 2.8256Coordinates: 44°38′33″N 2°49′32″E / 44.6425°N 2.8256°E / 44.6425; 2.8256
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Aveyron
Arrondissement Rodez
Canton Laguiole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilbert Cestrieres
Area
 • Land1 61.71 km2 (23.83 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 568
 • Population2 density 9.2/km2 (24/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 12156 / 12210
Elevation 510–1,023 m (1,673–3,356 ft)
(avg. 967 m or 3,173 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.

Montpeyroux (in Occitan: Mont Peirós)is a commune in the Aveyron department in southern France. Residents of the commune are referred to as Montpeirosiens.

In 1790-1794, the commune absorbed Seignour Delcros, Engalenc and Esparou; in 1832, it absorbed Le Bousquet, Brionnès and Crozillac.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 1,731 —    
1800 1,705 −1.5%
1806 1,970 +15.5%
1821 2,037 +3.4%
1831 2,032 −0.2%
1836 2,098 +3.2%
1841 1,943 −7.4%
1846 1,900 −2.2%
1851 1,834 −3.5%
1856 1,774 −3.3%
1861 1,772 −0.1%
1866 1,680 −5.2%
1872 1,785 +6.2%
1876 1,716 −3.9%
1881 1,731 +0.9%
1886 1,649 −4.7%
1891 1,466 −11.1%
1896 1,526 +4.1%
1901 1,405 −7.9%
1906 1,382 −1.6%
1911 1,257 −9.0%
1921 1,135 −9.7%
1926 1,100 −3.1%
1931 1,062 −3.5%
1936 1,035 −2.5%
1946 1,031 −0.4%
1954 925 −10.3%
1962 806 −12.9%
1968 787 −2.4%
1975 670 −14.9%
1982 610 −9.0%
1990 578 −5.2%
1999 551 −4.7%
2008 568 +3.1%

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