Montils

Montils is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France. The 17th–18th actor Louis Deseschaliers was born in Montils.

Montils
The church in Montils
The church in Montils
Coat of arms of Montils
Coat of arms
Location of Montils
Montils is located in France
Montils
Montils
Montils is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Montils
Montils
Coordinates: 45°38′55″N 0°30′08″W / 45.6486°N 0.5022°W / 45.6486; -0.5022Coordinates: 45°38′55″N 0°30′08″W / 45.6486°N 0.5022°W / 45.6486; -0.5022
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentCharente-Maritime
ArrondissementSaintes
CantonThénac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Paul Geay
Area
1
23.64 km2 (9.13 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
853
 • Density36/km2 (93/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
17242 /17800
Elevation2–56 m (6.6–183.7 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

The Seugne flows north-northwest through the western part of the commune.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962581—    
1968647+11.4%
1975620−4.2%
1982617−0.5%
1990644+4.4%
1999652+1.2%
2008722+10.7%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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