Saulcet is a small town of 798 ha in area traversed by county roads : RD 1 " Montet Road", RD 415 " Route de Verneuil," RD 115 " Berchère Road" and bordered by the RD 46 " Montmarault Road " and RD2009 " Mills Road ". To facilitate the intervention of emergency, the numbering of streets was set up in 2003.
Saulcet strives to maintain village life despite the proximity of Saint-Pourçain. The last restaurant, Chez Lucien, was bought in 2003 by the town, which did not disappear the ultimate place to live. In December 2003, Chez Lucien became The Four Seasons, a restaurant and bar which is now part of good restaurants in the region.
Saulcet is the most common wine of the Holy Pourcinois country with six independent winegrowers and two cooperators. Renowned for its wines, the town might become for its water, if the source of Bellecour, uncovered by Nyffenegger family, manages to overcome administrative barriers. The bottling plant would be at Jalfrettes and common benefit of the tax cap.
Spread on the hillside, crossed by footpaths, the village is popular : increased population of 624-668 inhabitants between 1999 and 2014, probably due to the proximity of Saint-Pourçain and its watershed activities but also the central position midway between Moulins and Vichy Saulcet, employment areas also.
The buildings have extended the town and large villages - Berchère, The Quail, Pénaud and Venteuil. Their sanitation is a major investment for the town, now closed folder with the initiation of the last resorts to Venteuil appointed in 2009 and Pénaud in 2012. The town now has to devote to the maintenance of the existing network and extensions network related to urbanization.
The layout of the old rectory, Common property was completed in December 2011 with the complete renovation of the building in the town hall on the ground floor and rental accommodation on the 1st and 2nd floor.
Saulcet is part of an educational group with Bransat and Verneuil-en-Bourbonnais formalized by the creation of a union called SIVOP which manages the school and whose business office is located in the town hall of Bransat. Saulcet has two classes currently running forty children divided into CP, CE1 and CE2. A Bransat are two kindergarten classes with Small, Medium and Large Sections, All the Small Sections or children 2 years old are welcomed subject to the workforce. Verneuil-en-Bourbonnais has only one class hosting CM1 and CM2. The SIVOP set up an after-school day care on the premises of the Verneuil school, it is a reception center without paid hosting checked and approved by the Departmental Directorate of Social Cohesion and Protection of the population and Family Allowances Fund. This service allows parents whose professional activities have a large amplitude schedule drop the kids at 7am and remove up to 19h.