Cierges-sous-Montfaucon

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Cierges-sous-Montfaucon
Cierges-sous-Montfaucon is located in France
Cierges-sous-Montfaucon
Cierges-sous-Montfaucon
Coordinates: 49°17′54″N 5°05′38″E / 49.2983°N 5.0939°E / 49.2983; 5.0939Coordinates: 49°17′54″N 5°05′38″E / 49.2983°N 5.0939°E / 49.2983; 5.0939
Country France
Region Lorraine
Department Meuse
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Verdun
Canton Canton of Montfaucon-d'Argonne
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Montfaucon-Varennes-en-Argonne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre De Vreese
Area1 9.15 km2 (3.53 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 53
 • Density 5.8/km2 (15/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 55115 / 55270
Elevation 205–266 m (673–873 ft)
(avg. 217 m or 712 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.

Cierges-sous-Montfaucon is a commune in the Meuse department in Lorraine in north-eastern France.

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