Montfort-en-Chalosse

Montfort-en-Chalosse (French pronunciation: ​[mɔ̃fɔʁ ɑ̃ ʃalɔs], literally Montfort in Chalosse) is a commune in the Landes department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.

Montfort-en-Chalosse
Clocher - église de montfort en Chalosse.JPG
Coat of arms of Montfort-en-Chalosse
Coat of arms
Location of Montfort-en-Chalosse
Montfort-en-Chalosse is located in France
Montfort-en-Chalosse
Montfort-en-Chalosse
Montfort-en-Chalosse is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Montfort-en-Chalosse
Montfort-en-Chalosse
Coordinates: 43°42′42″N 0°50′12″W / 43.7117°N 0.8367°W / 43.7117; -0.8367Coordinates: 43°42′42″N 0°50′12″W / 43.7117°N 0.8367°W / 43.7117; -0.8367
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentLandes
ArrondissementDax
CantonCoteau de Chalosse
IntercommunalityTerres de Chalosse
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Eric Sarrès
Area
1
11.57 km2 (4.47 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[1]
1,170
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
40194 /40380
Elevation26–108 m (85–354 ft)
(avg. 110 m or 360 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
17931,552—    
18061,574+1.4%
18211,575+0.1%
18311,727+9.7%
18411,644−4.8%
18511,681+2.3%
18611,634−2.8%
18721,657+1.4%
18811,630−1.6%
18911,513−7.2%
19011,421−6.1%
19111,386−2.5%
YearPop.±%
19211,259−9.2%
19311,230−2.3%
19461,126−8.5%
19541,227+9.0%
19621,157−5.7%
19681,114−3.7%
19751,017−8.7%
19621,031+1.4%
19901,116+8.2%
19991,210+8.4%
20081,145−5.4%
20131,161+1.4%

PoliticsEdit

Between 2001 and 2014, Françoise Dartigue-Peyrou was the mayor.

Christian Bouet was a town councillor until 2014. He had 7 terms for 43 years, a record in Montfort-en-Chalosse.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.

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