Arrondissement of Haguenau

The arrondissement of Haguenau is a former arrondissement of France in the Bas-Rhin department in the Alsace region. In 2015 it was merged into the new arrondissement of Haguenau-Wissembourg.[1] It had 56 communes, and its population was 130,835 (2012).[2]

Haguenau
Location within the former region Alsace
Location within the former region Alsace
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentBas-Rhin
No. of communes56
Disbanded2015
SubprefectureHaguenau
Area
666 km2 (257 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)
130,835
 • Density196/km2 (510/sq mi)

CompositionEdit

The communes of the arrondissement of Haguenau, and their INSEE codes, were:[2]

1. Auenheim (67014) 2. Batzendorf (67023) 3. Berstheim (67035) 4. Bischwiller (67046)
5. Bitschhoffen (67048) 6. Dalhunden (67082) 7. Dambach (67083) 8. Dauendorf (67087)
9. Drusenheim (67106) 10. Engwiller (67123) 11. Forstfeld (67140) 12. Fort-Louis (67142)
13. Gumbrechtshoffen (67174) 14. Gundershoffen (67176) 15. Haguenau (67180) 16. Herrlisheim (67194)
17. Hochstett (67203) 18. Huttendorf (67215) 19. Kaltenhouse (67230) 20. Kauffenheim (67231)
21. Kindwiller (67238) 22. La Walck (67512) 23. Leutenheim (67264) 24. Mertzwiller (67291)
25. Mietesheim (67292) 26. Morschwiller (67304) 27. Neuhaeusel (67319) 28. Niederbronn-les-Bains (67324)
29. Niederschaeffolsheim (67331) 30. Oberbronn (67340) 31. Oberhoffen-sur-Moder (67345) 32. Offendorf (67356)
33. Offwiller (67358) 34. Ohlungen (67359) 35. Reichshoffen (67388) 36. Rœschwoog (67405)
37. Rohrwiller (67407) 38. Roppenheim (67409) 39. Rothbach (67415) 40. Rountzenheim (67418)
41. Schirrhein (67449) 42. Schirrhoffen (67450) 43. Schweighouse-sur-Moder (67458) 44. Sessenheim (67465)
45. Soufflenheim (67472) 46. Stattmatten (67476) 47. Uberach (67496) 48. Uhlwiller (67497)
49. Uhrwiller (67498) 50. Uttenhoffen (67502) 51. Wahlenheim (67510) 52. Weitbruch (67523)
53. Windstein (67536) 54. Wintershouse (67540) 55. Wittersheim (67546) 56. Zinswiller (67558)

HistoryEdit

The arrondissement of Haguenau was created in 1919.[3] It was disbanded in 2015.[1] 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 Haguenau were, as of January 2015:[2]

  1. Bischwiller
  2. Haguenau
  3. Niederbronn-les-Bains

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Décret n° 2014-1722 du 29 décembre 2014 portant suppression des arrondissements de Strasbourg-Campagne et de Wissembourg (département du Bas-Rhin)
  2. ^ a b c "Populations légales 2012" (PDF). INSEE. December 2014. Retrieved 2019-10-07.
  3. ^ Historique du Bas-Rhin

Coordinates: 48°49′N 7°47′E / 48.82°N 7.78°E / 48.82; 7.78