Marchastel, Cantal

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Marchastel
Commune
Marchastel is located in France
Marchastel
Marchastel
Coordinates: 45°17′02″N 2°43′33″E / 45.2839°N 2.7258°E / 45.2839; 2.7258Coordinates: 45°17′02″N 2°43′33″E / 45.2839°N 2.7258°E / 45.2839; 2.7258
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Cantal
Arrondissement Saint-Flour
Canton Riom-ès-Montagnes
Intercommunality Pays de Gentiane
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Baptiste Emorine
Area1 22.92 km2 (8.85 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 163
 • Density 7.1/km2 (18/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 15116 /15400
Elevation 769–1,176 m (2,523–3,858 ft)
(avg. 929 m or 3,048 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.

Marchastel is a commune in the Cantal department in south-central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 505 —    
1968 513 +1.6%
1975 410 −20.1%
1982 305 −25.6%
1990 216 −29.2%
1999 169 −21.8%
2008 163 −3.6%

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