Montescot is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.

Montescot
The town hall in Montescot
The town hall in Montescot
Coat of arms of Montescot
Coat of arms
Location of Montescot
Montescot is located in France
Montescot
Montescot
Montescot is located in Occitanie
Montescot
Montescot
Coordinates: 42°36′32″N 2°56′05″E / 42.6089°N 2.9347°E / 42.6089; 2.9347Coordinates: 42°36′32″N 2°56′05″E / 42.6089°N 2.9347°E / 42.6089; 2.9347
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentPyrénées-Orientales
ArrondissementCéret
CantonLa Plaine d'Illibéris
Intercommunalitysecteur d'Illibéris
Area
1
6.02 km2 (2.32 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
1,712
 • Density280/km2 (740/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
66114 /66200
Elevation16–40 m (52–131 ft)
(avg. 14 m or 46 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

Montescot is located in the canton of La Plaine d'Illibéris and in the arrondissement of Perpignan.

 
Map of Montescot and its surrounding communes

PopulationEdit

 
Population 1962-2008

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.