Montfaucon, Lot

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The town hall in Montfaucon
The town hall in Montfaucon
Coat of arms of Montfaucon
Coat of arms
Montfaucon is located in France
Coordinates: 44°41′20″N 1°33′44″E / 44.6889°N 1.5622°E / 44.6889; 1.5622Coordinates: 44°41′20″N 1°33′44″E / 44.6889°N 1.5622°E / 44.6889; 1.5622
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Lot
Arrondissement Gourdon
Canton Labastide-Murat
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Causse de Labastide-Murat
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Poujade
Area1 26.18 km2 (10.11 sq mi)
Population (2004)2 568
 • Density 22/km2 (56/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 46204 /46240
Elevation 260–423 m (853–1,388 ft)
(avg. 303 m or 994 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.

Montfaucon is a commune in the Lot department in south-western France.


The river Céou forms part of the commune's northern border.

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