Montfort-en-Chalosse

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Montfort-en-Chalosse
Commune
Clocher - église de montfort en Chalosse.JPG
Coat of arms of Montfort-en-Chalosse
Coat of arms
Montfort-en-Chalosse is located in France
Montfort-en-Chalosse
Montfort-en-Chalosse
Coordinates: 43°42′42″N 0°50′12″W / 43.7117°N 0.8367°W / 43.7117; -0.8367Coordinates: 43°42′42″N 0°50′12″W / 43.7117°N 0.8367°W / 43.7117; -0.8367
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Landes
Arrondissement Dax
Canton Montfort-en-Chalosse
Intercommunality Montfort-en-Chalosse
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Eric Sarrès
Area1 11.57 km2 (4.47 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 1,161
 • Density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 40194 /40380
Elevation 26–108 m (85–354 ft)
(avg. 110 m or 360 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.

Montfort-en-Chalosse is a commune in the Landes department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,552 —    
1806 1,574 +1.4%
1821 1,575 +0.1%
1831 1,727 +9.7%
1841 1,644 −4.8%
1851 1,681 +2.3%
1861 1,634 −2.8%
1872 1,657 +1.4%
1881 1,630 −1.6%
1891 1,513 −7.2%
1901 1,421 −6.1%
1911 1,386 −2.5%
1921 1,259 −9.2%
1931 1,230 −2.3%
1946 1,126 −8.5%
1954 1,227 +9.0%
1962 1,157 −5.7%
1968 1,114 −3.7%
1975 1,017 −8.7%
1962 1,031 +1.4%
1990 1,116 +8.2%
1999 1,210 +8.4%
2008 1,145 −5.4%
2013 1,161 +1.4%

Politics[edit]

Between 2001 and 2014, Françoise Dartigue-Peyrou was the mayor.

Christian Bouet was a town councillor until 2014. He had 7 terms for 43 years, a record in Montfort-en-Chalosse.

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