Brabant-le-Roi

Brabant-le-Roi is a commune in the Meuse department in Grand Est in northeastern France. The priest and Encyclopédiste Charles Millot died in Brabant-le-Roi 9 June 1769.

Brabant-le-Roi
Location of Brabant-le-Roi
Brabant-le-Roi is located in France
Brabant-le-Roi
Brabant-le-Roi
Brabant-le-Roi is located in Grand Est
Brabant-le-Roi
Brabant-le-Roi
Coordinates: 48°50′47″N 4°59′02″E / 48.8464°N 4.9839°ECoordinates: 48°50′47″N 4°59′02″E / 48.8464°N 4.9839°E
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMeuse
ArrondissementBar-le-Duc
CantonRevigny-sur-Ornain
IntercommunalityPays de Revigny sur Ornain
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michèle Velty
Area
1
11.08 km2 (4.28 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
236
 • Density21/km2 (55/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
55069 /55800
Elevation137–187 m (449–614 ft)
(avg. 145 m or 476 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Geography

The village lies in the southern part of the commune on the right bank of the Nausonce, a tributary of the Chée, which forms part of the commune's western border.

Église de Brabant-le-Roi
Church

Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962161—    
1968168+4.3%
1975202+20.2%
1982235+16.3%
1990241+2.6%
1999234−2.9%
2009242+3.4%

See also

References

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