Murat, Allier

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Murat
Commune
The church in Murat
The church in Murat
Murat is located in France
Murat
Murat
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Murat is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Murat
Murat
Coordinates: 46°24′12″N 2°54′42″E / 46.4033°N 2.9117°E / 46.4033; 2.9117Coordinates: 46°24′12″N 2°54′42″E / 46.4033°N 2.9117°E / 46.4033; 2.9117
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Allier
Arrondissement Montluçon
Canton Commentry
Intercommunality Région de Montmarault
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Ghislaine Bureau[1]
Area1 20.07 km2 (7.75 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 288
 • Density 14/km2 (37/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 03191 /03390
Elevation 247–360 m (810–1,181 ft)
(avg. 314 m or 1,030 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 370 —    
1968 409 +10.5%
1975 334 −18.3%
1982 295 −11.7%
1990 301 +2.0%
1999 311 +3.3%
2008 280 −10.0%
2012 288 +2.9%
Source: INSEE (1968–2012)

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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.