Montigny, Cher

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Montigny
Location of Montigny
Montigny is located in France
Montigny
Montigny
Montigny is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Montigny
Montigny
Coordinates: 47°15′05″N 2°40′52″E / 47.2513°N 2.681°E / 47.2513; 2.681Coordinates: 47°15′05″N 2°40′52″E / 47.2513°N 2.681°E / 47.2513; 2.681
CountryFrance
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepartmentCher
ArrondissementBourges
CantonSaint-Germain-du-Puy
IntercommunalityCC Terres du Haut Berry
Government
 • Mayor (2011–2014) Joël Drault
Area
1
28.65 km2 (11.06 sq mi)
Population
(2008)2
354
 • Density12/km2 (32/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
18151 /18250
Elevation191–353 m (627–1,158 ft)
(avg. 222 m or 728 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.

Montigny is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre-Val de Loire region of France.

Geography[edit]

An area of forestry and farming comprising the village and four hamlets situated some 15 miles (24 km) northeast of Bourges, at the junction of the D955 with the D44, D59 and D93 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962422—    
1968489+15.9%
1975432−11.7%
1982422−2.3%
1990375−11.1%
1999373−0.5%
2008354−5.1%

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Martial, dating from the twelfth century.
  • A sixteenth-century chapel.

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