Monestier, Ardèche

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Monestier
The church and chateau in Monestier
The church and chateau in Monestier
Monestier is located in France
Monestier
Monestier
Coordinates: 45°11′58″N 4°31′55″E / 45.1994°N 4.5319°E / 45.1994; 4.5319Coordinates: 45°11′58″N 4°31′55″E / 45.1994°N 4.5319°E / 45.1994; 4.5319
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Ardèche
Arrondissement Tournon-sur-Rhône
Canton Annonay-Sud
Intercommunality Bassin d'Annonay
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Denis Sauze
Area1 7.41 km2 (2.86 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 55
 • Density 7.4/km2 (19/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 07160 / 07690
Elevation 617–1,388 m (2,024–4,554 ft)
(avg. 800 m or 2,600 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.

Monestier is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.

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This village is extended on 7.414 km². It's located in deep montagnes, between 617m and 1387m, it explains why the population is low.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 72 —    
1968 91 +26.4%
1975 65 −28.6%
1982 65 +0.0%
1990 52 −20.0%
1999 65 +25.0%
2008 55 −15.4%

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