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Montpellier, France

Montpellier is a large place in the region of Languedoc-Roussillon in France with a population of approximately 248,252 people and is one of the largest places in France. Find all facts and information about Montpellier.

Facts and figures on Montpellier at a glance

Name: Montpellier (Montpellier)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 248,252 people
Municipality name: Montpellier
Region name (Level 3): Arrondissement of Montpellier
Region name (Level 2): Departement de l'Herault
Region name (Level 1): Languedoc-Roussillon
Country: France
Continent: Europe

Montpellier is located in the region of Languedoc-Roussillon and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Montpellier to France's capital Paris (Paris) is approximately 595 km / 370 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Montpellier
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Montpellier MontpellierLarge place / Regional capital248,252 peopleLanguedoc-Roussillon Languedoc-Roussillon

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Information on Montpellier

Information on Montpellier
Place nameMunicipality nameRegion name Level 3Region name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Montpellier MontpellierMontpellier MontpellierArrondissement of Montpellier Arrondissement of MontpellierDepartement de l'Herault Département de l'HéraultLanguedoc-Roussillon Languedoc-RoussillonFranceEurope

Time in Montpellier

Time in Montpellier
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 - 8:19pmIn effect (+1 hour)Fri, 18 Aug 2017 - 7:19pmGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Paris

Geographic coordinates of Montpellier

Latitude & Longitude of Montpellier
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map43°36'39.3"N (43.6109200°)3°52'38.0"E (3.8772300°)

Distances from Montpellier

Distances from Montpellier
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
4,837 km north of the equator313 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Montpellier

Places around Montpellier

2 places found within 5 km around Montpellier. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Montpellier
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Castelnau-le-Lez Castelnau-le-Lez18,0113.1 km 1.9 mishow
Celleneuve Celleneuve-3.9 km 2.4 mishow

Airports around Montpellier

1 airport found within 15 km around Montpellier. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Montpellier
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Montpellier-Mediterranee Airport Montpellier–Méditerranée AirportLFMT, MPL7.5 km 4.7 mishow

External sources of information on Montpellier

Montpellier on Wikipedia