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 (20082014) Bernard Lefranc
Area1 12.11 km2 (4.68 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,630
  Density 130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
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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