Arrondissement of Créteil

The arrondissement of Créteil is an arrondissement of France in the Val-de-Marne department in the Île-de-France region. It has 16 communes.[1] Its population is 310,758 (2016), and its area is 99.8 km2 (38.5 sq mi).[2]

Créteil
Location within the region Île-de-France
Location within the region Île-de-France
CountryFrance
RegionÎle-de-France
DepartmentVal-de-Marne
No. of communes16
PrefectureCréteil
Area
 • Total99.8 km2 (38.5 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total310,758
 • Density3,114/km2 (8,070/sq mi)
INSEE code941

CompositionEdit

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

HistoryEdit

The arrondissement of Créteil was created in 1964 as part of the department Seine.[3] In 1968 it became part of the new department Val-de-Marne.[4] On 25 February 2017, it lost 8 communes to the arrondissement of L'Haÿ-les-Roses, and it lost 2 communes to and gained 3 communes from the arrondissement of Nogent-sur-Marne.[5]

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 Créteil were, as of January 2015:[6]

  1. Alfortville-Nord
  2. Alfortville-Sud
  3. Boissy-Saint-Léger
  4. Bonneuil-sur-Marne
  5. Charenton-le-Pont
  6. Choisy-le-Roi
  7. Créteil-Nord
  8. Créteil-Ouest
  9. Créteil-Sud
  10. Ivry-sur-Seine-Est
  11. Ivry-sur-Seine-Ouest
  12. Maisons-Alfort-Nord
  13. Maisons-Alfort-Sud
  14. Orly
  15. Saint-Maur-des-Fossés-Centre
  16. Saint-Maur-des-Fossés-Ouest
  17. Saint-Maur-La Varenne
  18. Sucy-en-Brie
  19. Valenton
  20. Villecresnes
  21. Villeneuve-le-Roi
  22. Villeneuve-Saint-Georges
  23. Vitry-sur-Seine-Est
  24. Vitry-sur-Seine-Nord
  25. Vitry-sur-Seine-Ouest

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Arrondissement de Créteil (941)". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-05.
  2. ^ "Comparateur de territoire, géographie au 01/01/2019". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-04.
  3. ^ Ancien département : la Seine
  4. ^ Historique du Val-de-Marne
  5. ^ "Arrêté préfectoral, 24 February 2017" (PDF). pp. 19–21. Retrieved 2019-10-29.
  6. ^ "Populations légales 2012" (PDF). INSEE. December 2014. Retrieved 2019-10-29.

Coordinates: 48°46′58″N 2°27′12″E / 48.78278°N 2.45333°E / 48.78278; 2.45333