Montaigu-le-Blin

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Montaigu-le-Blin
The chateau in Montaigu-le-Blin
The chateau in Montaigu-le-Blin
Montaigu-le-Blin is located in France
Montaigu-le-Blin
Montaigu-le-Blin
Coordinates: 46°17′43″N 3°30′43″E / 46.2953°N 3.5119°E / 46.2953; 3.5119Coordinates: 46°17′43″N 3°30′43″E / 46.2953°N 3.5119°E / 46.2953; 3.5119
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Allier
Arrondissement Vichy
Canton Saint-Pourçain-sur-Sioule
Intercommunality Varennes Forterre
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Christine Martin[1]-Tison
Area1 12.96 km2 (5.00 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 313
 • Density 24/km2 (63/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 03179 /03150
Elevation 263–342 m (863–1,122 ft)
(avg. 331 m or 1,086 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.

Montaigu-le-Blin is a commune in the Allier department in central France. It was first mentioned in the 10th century as Monte Acuto.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 473 —    
1968 531 +12.3%
1975 475 −10.5%
1982 425 −10.5%
1990 374 −12.0%
1999 356 −4.8%
2008 306 −14.0%
2012 313 +2.3%
Source: INSEE (1968–2012)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Liste nominative des communes de l'Allier" [Nominative list of communes of Allier] (PDF). Association of Mayors and Presidents of Communities of Allier (in French). 1 April 2015. Retrieved 23 October 2015.