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Rilly-la-Montagne is one of the Communes of the Marne department in north-eastern France. The railway tunnel in the area was used as a World War II V-1 flying bomb storage depot.

Rilly-la-Montagne
Commune
Rilly-la-Montagne is located in France
Rilly-la-Montagne
Rilly-la-Montagne
Coordinates: 49°09′57″N 4°02′47″E / 49.1658°N 4.0464°E / 49.1658; 4.0464Coordinates: 49°09′57″N 4°02′47″E / 49.1658°N 4.0464°E / 49.1658; 4.0464
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Marne
Arrondissement Reims
Canton Mourmelon-Vesle et Monts de Champagne
Intercommunality CU Grand Reims
Government
 • Mayor Alain Toullec
Area1 8.87 km2 (3.42 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,072
 • Density 120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 51461 /51500

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.

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