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Monts is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France.

Monts
Chateau
Chateau
Coat of arms of Monts
Coat of arms
Location of Monts
Monts is located in France
Monts
Monts
Monts is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Monts
Monts
Coordinates: 47°16′41″N 0°37′31″E / 47.2781°N 0.6253°E / 47.2781; 0.6253Coordinates: 47°16′41″N 0°37′31″E / 47.2781°N 0.6253°E / 47.2781; 0.6253
CountryFrance
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepartmentIndre-et-Loire
ArrondissementTours
CantonMonts
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Durand
Area
1
27.28 km2 (10.53 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
7,929
 • Density290/km2 (750/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
37159 /37260
Elevation47–99 m (154–325 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

It was here at the Château de Candé on 3 June 1937 that The Duke of Windsor, formerly King Edward VIII, married the twice-divorced Wallis Warfield Simpson for whom he had abdicated the throne of Britain and the Empire.

PopulationEdit

YearPop.±%
17931,102—    
18001,125+2.1%
18061,274+13.2%
18211,343+5.4%
18311,155−14.0%
18361,178+2.0%
18411,212+2.9%
18461,297+7.0%
18511,205−7.1%
18561,209+0.3%
18611,317+8.9%
18661,409+7.0%
18721,434+1.8%
18761,652+15.2%
18811,551−6.1%
18861,522−1.9%
18911,503−1.2%
18961,514+0.7%
19011,430−5.5%
19061,502+5.0%
19111,561+3.9%
19211,582+1.3%
19261,486−6.1%
19311,515+2.0%
19361,649+8.8%
19461,784+8.2%
19542,129+19.3%
19622,053−3.6%
19683,506+70.8%
19754,480+27.8%
19825,421+21.0%
19906,221+14.8%
19996,514+4.7%
20067,013+7.7%
20096,895−1.7%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.