Malancourt

Malancourt is a commune in the Meuse department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

Malancourt
Location of Malancourt
Malancourt is located in France
Malancourt
Malancourt
Malancourt is located in Grand Est
Malancourt
Malancourt
Coordinates: 49°14′33″N 5°10′50″E / 49.2425°N 5.1806°ECoordinates: 49°14′33″N 5°10′50″E / 49.2425°N 5.1806°E
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMeuse
ArrondissementVerdun
CantonClermont-en-Argonne
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes de Montfaucon - Varennes en Argonne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Evelyne Ottenin
Area
1
16.52 km2 (6.38 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
66
 • Density4.0/km2 (10/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
55313 /55270
Elevation209–297 m (686–974 ft)
(avg. 231 m or 758 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

See also

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
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175 millions year old sandstone / limestone. The yellow color comes from iron rust.

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