Montmarault

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Montmarault
The church in Montmarault
The church in Montmarault
Coat of arms of Montmarault
Coat of arms
Montmarault is located in France
Montmarault
Montmarault
Coordinates: 46°19′06″N 2°57′20″E / 46.3183°N 2.9556°E / 46.3183; 2.9556Coordinates: 46°19′06″N 2°57′20″E / 46.3183°N 2.9556°E / 46.3183; 2.9556
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Allier
Arrondissement Montluçon
Canton Commentry
Intercommunality Région de Montmarault
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Bernard Martin[1]
Area1 9 km2 (3 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 1,503
 • Density 170/km2 (430/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 03186 /03390
Elevation 394–498 m (1,293–1,634 ft)
(avg. 487 m or 1,598 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.

Montmarault is a commune in the Allier department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,409 —    
1968 1,446 +2.6%
1975 1,366 −5.5%
1982 1,443 +5.6%
1990 1,597 +10.7%
1999 1,663 +4.1%
2008 1,571 −5.5%
2012 1,503 −4.3%
Source: INSEE (1968–2012)

Tourism[edit]

The Petite Valette campground has been named the best camping of the Auvergne by the German ADAC.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Liste nominative des communes de l'Allier" [Nominative list of communes of Allier] (PDF). Association of Mayors and Presidents of Communities of Allier (in French). 1 April 2015. Retrieved 24 November 2015.