It lies not far from Castelnau-d'Auzan. Its inhabitants are called Montréalais.
Because of its landscapes the Gers is now and then called by some the "Tuscany of France". The summers are long and warm; the winters are warm and short.
The visit card of the region: a fine glass of Côtes de Gascogne, Saint-Mont or Madiran or if you like a Floc de Gascogne and a good conversation. With measure it also nice to consume a glass Armagnac, a good cassoulet, a typical confit de canard or a small piece of foie gras.
The commune is a part of the canton of Montréal where at the last population count (1999) on a surface of more than 240 km² lived only 4.741 inhabitants.