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For the French Revolutionary statesman, see Jacques-François Menou.
The chateau in Menou
The chateau in Menou
Menou is located in France
Coordinates: 47°22′12″N 3°16′52″E / 47.37000°N 3.2811°E / 47.37000; 3.2811Coordinates: 47°22′12″N 3°16′52″E / 47.37000°N 3.2811°E / 47.37000; 3.2811
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Nièvre
Arrondissement Clamecy
Canton Varzy
Intercommunality Val de Sauzay
Area1 17.41 km2 (6.72 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 172
 • Density 9.9/km2 (26/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 58163 / 58210
Elevation 232–382 m (761–1,253 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.

Menou is a commune in the Nièvre department in central France.


At the 1999 census, the population was 172. On 1 January 2005, the estimate was 173.

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