Arrondissement of Briey

The arrondissement of Briey is an arrondissement of France in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in the Grand Est region. It has 128 communes.[1] Its population is 166,309 (2016), and its area is 1,142.7 km2 (441.2 sq mi).[2]

Briey
Location within the region Grand Est
Location within the region Grand Est
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMeurthe-et-Moselle
No. of communes128
SubprefectureVal de Briey
Area
1,142.7 km2 (441.2 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
166,309
 • Density146/km2 (380/sq mi)
INSEE code541

CompositionEdit

The communes of the arrondissement of Briey, and their INSEE codes, are:[1]

  1. Abbéville-lès-Conflans (54002)
  2. Affléville (54004)
  3. Allamont (54009)
  4. Allondrelle-la-Malmaison (54011)
  5. Anderny (54015)
  6. Anoux (54018)
  7. Auboué (54028)
  8. Audun-le-Roman (54029)
  9. Avillers (54033)
  10. Avril (54036)
  11. Les Baroches (54048)
  12. Baslieux (54049)
  13. Batilly (54051)
  14. Bazailles (54056)
  15. Béchamps (54058)
  16. Bettainvillers (54066)
  17. Beuveille (54067)
  18. Beuvillers (54069)
  19. Boismont (54081)
  20. Boncourt (54082)
  21. Brainville (54093)
  22. Bréhain-la-Ville (54096)
  23. Bruville (54103)
  24. Chambley-Bussières (54112)
  25. Charency-Vezin (54118)
  26. Chenières (54127)
  27. Colmey (54134)
  28. Conflans-en-Jarnisy (54136)
  29. Cons-la-Grandville (54137)
  30. Cosnes-et-Romain (54138)
  31. Crusnes (54149)
  32. Cutry (54151)
  33. Dampvitoux (54153)
  34. Domprix (54169)
  35. Doncourt-lès-Conflans (54171)
  36. Doncourt-lès-Longuyon (54172)
  37. Épiez-sur-Chiers (54178)
  38. Errouville (54181)
  39. Fillières (54194)
  40. Fléville-Lixières (54198)
  41. Fresnois-la-Montagne (54212)
  42. Friauville (54213)
  43. Giraumont (54227)
  44. Gondrecourt-Aix (54231)
  45. Gorcy (54234)
  46. Grand-Failly (54236)
  47. Hagéville (54244)
  48. Han-devant-Pierrepont (54602)
  49. Hannonville-Suzémont (54249)
  50. Hatrize (54253)
  51. Haucourt-Moulaine (54254)
  52. Herserange (54261)
  53. Homécourt (54263)
  54. Hussigny-Godbrange (54270)
  55. Jarny (54273)
  56. Jeandelize (54277)
  57. Jœuf (54280)
  58. Joppécourt (54282)
  59. Jouaville (54283)
  60. Joudreville (54284)
  61. Labry (54286)
  62. Laix (54290)
  63. Landres (54295)
  64. Lantéfontaine (54302)
  65. Lexy (54314)
  66. Longlaville (54321)
  67. Longuyon (54322)
  68. Longwy (54323)
  69. Lubey (54326)
  70. Mairy-Mainville (54334)
  71. Malavillers (54337)
  72. Mars-la-Tour (54353)
  73. Mercy-le-Bas (54362)
  74. Mercy-le-Haut (54363)
  75. Mexy (54367)
  76. Moineville (54371)
  77. Mont-Bonvillers (54084)
  78. Montigny-sur-Chiers (54378)
  79. Mont-Saint-Martin (54382)
  80. Morfontaine (54385)
  81. Mouaville (54389)
  82. Moutiers (54391)
  83. Murville (54394)
  84. Norroy-le-Sec (54402)
  85. Olley (54408)
  86. Onville (54410)
  87. Othe (54412)
  88. Ozerailles (54413)
  89. Petit-Failly (54420)
  90. Piennes (54425)
  91. Pierrepont (54428)
  92. Preutin-Higny (54436)
  93. Puxe (54440)
  94. Puxieux (54441)
  95. Réhon (54451)
  96. Saint-Ail (54469)
  97. Saint-Jean-lès-Longuyon (54476)
  98. Saint-Julien-lès-Gorze (54477)
  99. Saint-Marcel (54478)
  100. Saint-Pancré (54485)
  101. Saint-Supplet (54489)
  102. Sancy (54491)
  103. Saulnes (54493)
  104. Serrouville (54504)
  105. Sponville (54511)
  106. Tellancourt (54514)
  107. Thil (54521)
  108. Thumeréville (54524)
  109. Tiercelet (54525)
  110. Trieux (54533)
  111. Tronville (54535)
  112. Tucquegnieux (54536)
  113. Ugny (54537)
  114. Val de Briey (54099)
  115. Valleroy (54542)
  116. Ville-au-Montois (54568)
  117. Villecey-sur-Mad (54570)
  118. Ville-Houdlémont (54572)
  119. Villers-la-Chèvre (54574)
  120. Villers-la-Montagne (54575)
  121. Villers-le-Rond (54576)
  122. Villerupt (54580)
  123. Ville-sur-Yron (54581)
  124. Villette (54582)
  125. Viviers-sur-Chiers (54590)
  126. Waville (54593)
  127. Xivry-Circourt (54598)
  128. Xonville (54599)

HistoryEdit

The arrondissement of Briey was created as part of the department Moselle in 1800.[3] Since 1871 it has been a part of the department Meurthe-et-Moselle.[4]

As a result of the reorganisation of the cantons of France which came into effect in 2015, the borders of the cantons are no longer related to the borders of the arrondissements. The cantons of the arrondissement of Briey were, as of January 2015:[5]

  1. Audun-le-Roman
  2. Briey
  3. Chambley-Bussières
  4. Conflans-en-Jarnisy
  5. Herserange
  6. Homécourt
  7. Longuyon
  8. Longwy
  9. Mont-Saint-Martin
  10. Villerupt

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Arrondissement de Briey (541)". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-01.
  2. ^ "Comparateur de territoire, géographie au 01/01/2019". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-01.
  3. ^ Historique de la Moselle
  4. ^ Historique de Meurthe-et-Moselle
  5. ^ "Populations légales 2012" (PDF). INSEE. December 2014. Retrieved 2019-10-22.

Coordinates: 49°15′N 5°56′E / 49.25°N 5.93°E / 49.25; 5.93