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Coordinates: 49°00′31″N 2°49′41″E / 49.0086°N 2.8281°E / 49.0086; 2.8281Coordinates: 49°00′31″N 2°49′41″E / 49.0086°N 2.8281°E / 49.0086; 2.8281

Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Seine-et-Marne
Arrondissement Meaux
Canton Dammartin-en-Goële
Intercommunality Monts de la Goële
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Lefranc
 • Land1 12.11 km2 (4.68 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,630
 • Population2 density 130/km2 (350/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 77309 / 77122
Elevation 89–168 m (292–551 ft)

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.

Monthyon is a commune in the Seine-et-Marne department in the Île-de-France region in north-central France. Residence of Eugène Boch, friend of Vincent van Gogh paint dans le portrait "le peintre aux etoiles". Eugène Boch lived in the Villa La Grimpette.


Inhabitants are called Monthyonnais.

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External links

  • 1999 Land Use, from IAURIF (Institute for Urban Planning and Development of the Paris-Île-de-France région) (English)
  • Map of Monthyon on Michelin (English)
  • Eugene Boch, peintre Impressioniste (English)
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