Pontvallain as the surrounding communities, is growing rapidly, both at the population level of economic activities or associations. There are now more than 1,500 inhabitants, about forty companies and businesses and about thirty associations. The chief town of the district takes its role in housing utilities, including municipalities.
If the town is resolutely turned towards the future, it is nonetheless proud of his participation in the great history of France through Duguesclin victorious battle against the English in 1370. The many beautiful buildings and facades in tufa reinforce this historical aspect of the village while the campaign is proud to host the chapel of the bleeds, very old place of pilgrimage, being lively and patiently restored by vallipontaine Association "Les Amis of bleeds. The hill overlooking the village is filled with bucolic views that delight the hikers on a five landscaped walking paths.