|Intercommunality||Communauté de communes du Canton de la Ferté-Frênel|
|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Daniel Deuley|
|Area1||15.52 km2 (5.99 sq mi)|
|• Density||14/km2 (37/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|INSEE/Postal code||61282 /61470|
|Elevation||191–262 m (627–860 ft)
(avg. 242 m or 794 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.
The village was founded as "Moenai" in 1100. Following the tradition, the chapel Notre-Dame-du-Vallet was built after the discovery of a statue; it was rebuilt in 16th century and again in 1862. The old village of Ternant, mentioned for the first time in 1100, was linked to Monnai.
In 2005, the "Carrefour des Cultures" 5-day international gathering occurred in Monnai.
- Arrêté préfectoral 26 October 2015 (in French)
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