Montbel, Ariège

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Montbel
Commune
Horses at Montbel Lake
Horses at Montbel Lake
Coat of arms of Montbel
Coat of arms
Montbel is located in France
Montbel
Montbel
Location within Occitanie region
Montbel is located in Occitanie
Montbel
Montbel
Coordinates: 42°58′37″N 1°58′39″E / 42.9769°N 1.9775°E / 42.9769; 1.9775Coordinates: 42°58′37″N 1°58′39″E / 42.9769°N 1.9775°E / 42.9769; 1.9775
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Pamiers
Canton Mirepoix
Intercommunality Pays de Mirepoix
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Terpant
Area1 17.36 km2 (6.70 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 109
 • Density 6.3/km2 (16/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 09200 /09600
Elevation 345–587 m (1,132–1,926 ft)
(avg. 410 m or 1,350 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.

Montbel (Montbèl in Occitan) is a commune in the Ariège department in southwestern France.

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Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962105—    
1968113+7.6%
1975115+1.8%
1982110−4.3%
1990109−0.9%
1999123+12.8%
2008109−11.4%

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