Montescot

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Montescot
Commune
The town hall in Montescot
The town hall in Montescot
Coat of arms of Montescot
Coat of arms
Montescot is located in France
Montescot
Montescot
Coordinates: 42°36′32″N 2°56′05″E / 42.6089°N 2.9347°E / 42.6089; 2.9347Coordinates: 42°36′32″N 2°56′05″E / 42.6089°N 2.9347°E / 42.6089; 2.9347
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Pyrénées-Orientales
Arrondissement Perpignan
Canton La Plaine d'Illibéris
Intercommunality secteur d'Illibéris
Area1 6.02 km2 (2.32 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,375
 • Density 230/km2 (590/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 66114 /66200
Elevation 16–40 m (52–131 ft)
(avg. 14 m or 46 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.

Montescot is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.

Geography[edit]

Montescot is located in the canton of La Plaine d'Illibéris and in the arrondissement of Perpignan.

Map of Montescot and its surrounding communes

Population[edit]

Population 1962-2008

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