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Coordinates: 42°59′09″N 1°08′48″E / 42.98583°N 1.14667°E / 42.98583; 1.14667
Arrondissement of Saint-Girons
Arrondissement of France
Country  France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Ariège
Sous-préfecture Saint-Girons
 - coordinates 42°59′09″N 1°08′48″E / 42.98583°N 1.14667°E / 42.98583; 1.14667
Area 1,497 km² (578 sq mi)
Population 27,781 (2011) [1]
Density 19 /km² (49 /sq mi)
Arrondissement since 1800
Subdivisions 6 cantons
82 communes
Timezone CET (UTC+1)
 - summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE code 092
Location of the Arrondissement Saint-Girons
Location of the Arrondissement Saint-Girons

The arrondissement of Saint-Girons is an arrondissement of France. It is part of the Ariège département. Its capital is the city of Saint-Girons.

It is the second in area, after Foix, of the arrondissements of the department, with an area of 1,497 km2 (578 sq mi), and is the one with the lowest population with 27,781 inhabitants and a density of 18.6 inhabitants/km².[1]

When the Ariège department was created on 17 February 1800, the arrondissement of Saint-Girons was part of that original department.[2]

Composition

Cantons

The arrondissement of Saint-Girons has 6 cantons:[3]

  1. Castillon-en-Couserans
  2. Massat
  3. Oust
  4. Sainte-Croix-Volvestre
  5. Saint-Girons
  6. Saint-Lizier

Communes

The arrondissement of Saint-Girons has 82 communes; they are (with their INSEE codes):

1. Aleu (09005) 2. Alos (09008) 3. Antras (09011) 4. Argein (09014)
5. Arrien-en-Bethmale (09017) 6. Arrout (09018) 7. Aucazein (09025) 8. Audressein (09026)
9. Augirein (09027) 10. Aulus-les-Bains (09029) 11. Bagert (09033) 12. Balacet (09034)
13. Balaguères (09035) 14. Barjac (09037) 15. Betchat (09054) 16. Bethmale (09055)
17. Biert (09057) 18. Bonac-Irazein (09059) 19. Boussenac (09065) 20. Buzan (09069)
21. Bédeille (09046) 22. Castelnau-Durban (09082) 23. Castillon-en-Couserans (09085) 24. Caumont (09086)
25. Cazavet (09091) 26. Cescau (09095) 27. Clermont (09097) 28. Contrazy (09098)
29. Couflens (09100) 30. Cérizols (09094) 31. Encourtiech (09110) 32. Engomer (09111)
33. Ercé (09113) 34. Erp (09114) 35. Esplas-de-Sérou (09118) 36. Eycheil (09119)
37. Fabas (09120) 38. Gajan (09128) 39. Galey (09129) 40. Illartein (09141)
41. La Bastide-du-Salat (09041) 42. Lacave (09148) 43. Lacourt (09149) 44. Lasserre (09158)
45. Le Port (09231) 46. Les Bordes-sur-Lez (09062) 47. Lescure (09164) 48. Lorp-Sentaraille (09289)
49. Massat (09182) 50. Mauvezin-de-Prat (09183) 51. Mauvezin-de-Sainte-Croix (09184) 52. Mercenac (09187)
53. Montardit (09198) 54. Montesquieu-Avantès (09204) 55. Montgauch (09208) 56. Montjoie-en-Couserans (09209)
57. Montégut-en-Couserans (09201) 58. Moulis (09214) 59. Mérigon (09190) 60. Orgibet (09219)
61. Oust (09223) 62. Prat-Bonrepaux (09235) 63. Rimont (09246) 64. Rivèrenert (09247)
65. Saint-Girons (09261) 66. Saint-Jean-du-Castillonnais (09263) 67. Saint-Lary (09267) 68. Saint-Lizier (09268)
69. Sainte-Croix-Volvestre (09257) 70. Salsein (09279) 71. Seix (09285) 72. Sentein (09290)
73. Sentenac-d'Oust (09291) 74. Sor (09297) 75. Soueix-Rogalle (09299) 76. Soulan (09301)
77. Taurignan-Castet (09307) 78. Taurignan-Vieux (09308) 79. Tourtouse (09313) 80. Uchentein (09317)
81. Ustou (09322) 82. Villeneuve (09335)

Related pages

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Populations légales en vigueur à compter du 1er janvier 2014: Ariège" (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/dep09.pdf. Retrieved 14 June 2014.
  2. "Historique de l'Ariège" (in French). Le SPLAF. http://splaf.free.fr/09his.html. Retrieved 4 August 2013.
  3. "Liste des cantons de l'arrondissement de Saint-Girons" (in French). Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques - INSEE. http://www.insee.fr/fr/methodes/nomenclatures/cog/canarr.asp?codedep=09&codearr=3. Retrieved 4 August 2013.