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Coordinates: 47°04′N 5°36′E / 47.067°N 5.6°E / 47.067; 5.6
Arrondissement of Château-Chinon (Ville)
Arrondissement of France
Country  France
Region Burgundy
Department Nièvre
Sous-préfecture Château-Chinon (Ville)
 - coordinates 47°04′N 5°36′E / 47.067°N 5.6°E / 47.067; 5.6
Area 1,929 km² (745 sq mi)
Population 26,568 (2011) [1]
Density 14 /km² (36 /sq mi)
Arrondissement since 1800
Subdivisions 6 cantons
72 communes
Timezone CET (UTC+1)
 - summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE code 581
Location of the arrondissement Château-Chinon (Ville) in Nièvre
Location of the arrondissement Château-Chinon (Ville) in Nièvre

The arrondissement of Château-Chinon (Ville), or simply arrondissement of Château-Chinon, is an arrondissement of France. It is part of the Nièvre département. Its capital is the city of Château-Chinon (Ville).

History

When the Nièvre department was created on 17 February 1800, the arrondissement of Château-Chinon (Ville) was part of that original department.[2]

Geography

The arrondissement of Château-Chinon (Ville) is bordered to the north by the arrondissement of Clamecy, to the northeast by the Côte-d'Or (Burgundy) department, to the east and south by the Saône-et-Loire (Burgundy) department and to the west by the arrondissement of Nevers.

It is the westernmost of the arrondissements of the department, with an area of 1,929 km2 (745 sq mi), the second largest in area of the department. It has 26,568 inhabitants and a population density of 13.8 inhabitants/km².[1]

Composition

Cantons

The arrondissement of Château-Chinon (Ville) has 6 cantons:[3]

  1. Château-Chinon (Ville)
  2. Châtillon-en-Bazois
  3. Fours
  4. Luzy
  5. Montsauche-les-Settons
  6. Moulins-Engilbert

Communes

The arrondissement of Château-Chinon (Ville) has 72 communes; they are (with their INSEE codes):

1. Achun (58001) 2. Alligny-en-Morvan (58003) 3. Alluy (58004) 4. Arleuf (58010)
5. Aunay-en-Bazois (58017) 6. Avrée (58019) 7. Bazolles (58024) 8. Biches (58030)
9. Blismes (58034) 10. Brinay (58040) 11. Cercy-la-Tour (58046) 12. Charrin (58060)
13. Château-Chinon (Campagne) (58063) 14. Château-Chinon (Ville) (58062) 15. Châtillon-en-Bazois (58065) 16. Châtin (58066)
17. Chaumard (58068) 18. Chiddes (58074) 19. Chougny (58076) 20. Corancy (58082)
21. Dommartin (58099) 22. Dun-sur-Grandry (58107) 23. Fâchin (58111) 24. Fléty (58114)
25. Fours (58118) 26. Gien-sur-Cure (58125) 27. Glux-en-Glenne (58128) 28. Gouloux (58129)
29. Isenay (58135) 30. La Nocle-Maulaix (58195) 31. Lanty (58139) 32. Larochemillay (58140)
33. Lavault-de-Frétoy (58141) 34. Limanton (58142) 35. Luzy (58149) 36. Maux (58161)
37. Millay (58168) 38. Mont-et-Marré (58175) 39. Montambert (58172) 40. Montaron (58173)
41. Montigny-en-Morvan (58177) 42. Montigny-sur-Canne (58178) 43. Montreuillon (58179) 44. Montsauche-les-Settons (58180)
45. Moulins-Engilbert (58182) 46. Moux-en-Morvan (58185) 47. Onlay (58199) 48. Ougny (58202)
49. Ouroux-en-Morvan (58205) 50. Planchez (58210) 51. Poil (58211) 52. Préporché (58219)
53. Rémilly (58221) 54. Saint-Agnan (58226) 55. Saint-Brisson (58235) 56. Saint-Gratien-Savigny (58243)
57. Saint-Hilaire-en-Morvan (58244) 58. Saint-Hilaire-Fontaine (58245) 59. Saint-Honoré-les-Bains (58246) 60. Saint-Léger-de-Fougeret (58249)
61. Saint-Péreuse (58262) 62. Saint-Seine (58268) 63. Savigny-Poil-Fol (58274) 64. Sémelay (58276)
65. Sermages (58277) 66. Tamnay-en-Bazois (58285) 67. Tazilly (58287) 68. Ternant (58289)
69. Thaix (58290) 70. Tintury (58292) 71. Vandenesse (58301) 72. Villapourçon (58309)

Related pages

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Populations légales en vigueur à compter du 1er janvier 2014: Nièvre" (in French) (pdf). Populations légales 2011 des départements et des collectivités d'outre-mer. Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques - INSEE. http://www.insee.fr/fr/ppp/bases-de-donnees/recensement/populations-legales/pages2013/pdf/dep58.pdf. Retrieved 6 October 2014.
  2. "Historique de la Nièvre" (in French). Le SPLAF. http://splaf.free.fr/58his.html. Retrieved 7 October 2014.
  3. "Liste des cantons de l'arrondissement de Château-Chinon (Ville)" (in French). Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques - INSEE. http://www.insee.fr/fr/methodes/nomenclatures/cog/canarr.asp?codedep=58&codearr=1. Retrieved 7 October 2014.