Montlaur, Aveyron

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Montlaur
Montlaur is located in France
Montlaur
Montlaur
Coordinates: 43°52′48″N 2°50′04″E / 43.88°N 2.8344°E / 43.88; 2.8344Coordinates: 43°52′48″N 2°50′04″E / 43.88°N 2.8344°E / 43.88; 2.8344
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon-Midi-Pyrénées
Department Aveyron
Arrondissement Millau
Canton Belmont-sur-Rance
Intercommunality Rougier de Camarès
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Francis Castan
Area1 41.57 km2 (16.05 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 680
 • Density 16/km2 (42/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 12154 / 12400
Elevation 330–681 m (1,083–2,234 ft)
(avg. 350 m or 1,150 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.

Montlaur is a commune in the Aveyron department in southern France.

Geography[edit]

The Dourdou de Camarès forms part of the commune's southeastern border, flows northwestward through the middle of the commune, then forms part of its northwestern border.

The village lies in the northern part of the commune, on the left bank of the Dourdou de Camarès.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 575 —    
1800 558 −3.0%
1821 1,420 +154.5%
1831 1,324 −6.8%
1836 793 −40.1%
1841 749 −5.5%
1846 857 +14.4%
1851 882 +2.9%
1856 829 −6.0%
1861 870 +4.9%
1866 913 +4.9%
1872 911 −0.2%
1876 960 +5.4%
1881 1,074 +11.9%
1886 1,085 +1.0%
1891 1,082 −0.3%
1896 1,056 −2.4%
1901 1,014 −4.0%
1906 1,015 +0.1%
1911 1,022 +0.7%
1921 919 −10.1%
1926 878 −4.5%
1931 846 −3.6%
1936 799 −5.6%
1946 764 −4.4%
1954 753 −1.4%
1962 761 +1.1%
1968 657 −13.7%
1975 608 −7.5%
1982 557 −8.4%
1990 556 −0.2%
1999 581 +4.5%
2008 680 +17.0%

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