Arrondissement of Issoire

The Arrondissement of Issoire is an arrondissement of France in the Puy-de-Dôme department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. It has 133 communes.[1] Its population is 77,561 (2016), and its area is 2,268.5 km2 (875.9 sq mi).[2]

Issoire
Location within the region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Location within the region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentPuy-de-Dôme
No. of communes133
SubprefectureIssoire
Area
 • Total2,268.5 km2 (875.9 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total77,561
 • Density34/km2 (90/sq mi)
INSEE code633

CompositionEdit

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

  1. Antoingt (63005)
  2. Anzat-le-Luguet (63006)
  3. Apchat (63007)
  4. Ardes (63009)
  5. Augnat (63017)
  6. Aulhat-Flat (63160)
  7. Aurières (63020)[3]
  8. Auzat-la-Combelle (63022)
  9. Avèze (63024)
  10. Bagnols (63028)
  11. Bansat (63029)
  12. Beaulieu (63031)
  13. Bergonne (63036)
  14. Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise (63038)
  15. Boudes (63046)
  16. La Bourboule (63047)[3]
  17. Brassac-les-Mines (63050)
  18. Brenat (63051)
  19. Le Breuil-sur-Couze (63052)
  20. Le Broc (63054)
  21. Ceyssat (63071)[3]
  22. Chadeleuf (63073)
  23. Chalus (63074)
  24. Chambon-sur-Lac (63077)
  25. Champagnat-le-Jeune (63079)
  26. Champeix (63080)
  27. La Chapelle-Marcousse (63087)
  28. La Chapelle-sur-Usson (63088)
  29. Charbonnier-les-Mines (63091)
  30. Chassagne (63097)
  31. Chastreix (63098)
  32. Chidrac (63109)
  33. Clémensat (63111)
  34. Collanges (63114)
  35. Compains (63117)
  36. Coudes (63121)
  37. Courgoul (63122)
  38. Cros (63129)
  39. Dauzat-sur-Vodable (63134)
  40. Égliseneuve-d'Entraigues (63144)
  41. Égliseneuve-des-Liards (63145)
  42. Espinchal (63153)
  43. Esteil (63156)
  44. Gelles (63163)[3]
  45. Gignat (63166)
  46. La Godivelle (63169)
  47. Grandeyrolles (63172)
  48. Heume-l'Église (63176)[3]
  49. Issoire (63178)
  50. Jumeaux (63182)
  51. Labessette (63183)
  52. Lamontgie (63185)
  53. Laqueuille (63189)[3]
  54. Larodde (63190)
  55. Ludesse (63199)
  56. Madriat (63202)
  57. Mareugheol (63209)
  58. Mazaye (63219)[3]
  59. Mazoires (63220)
  60. Meilhaud (63222)
  61. Montaigut-le-Blanc (63234)
  62. Mont-Dore (63236)[3]
  63. Montpeyroux (63241)
  64. Moriat (63242)
  65. Murat-le-Quaire (63246)[3]
  66. Murol (63247)
  67. Nébouzat (63248)[3]
  68. Neschers (63250)
  69. Nonette-Orsonnette (63255)
  70. Olby (63257)[3]
  71. Orbeil (63261)
  72. Orcival (63264)[3]
  73. Pardines (63268)
  74. Parent (63269)[3]
  75. Parentignat (63270)
  76. Perpezat (63274)[3]
  77. Perrier (63275)
  78. Peslières (63277)
  79. Picherande (63279)
  80. Plauzat (63282)[3]
  81. Les Pradeaux (63287)
  82. Rentières (63299)
  83. Roche-Charles-la-Mayrand (63303)
  84. Rochefort-Montagne (63305)[3]
  85. Saint-Alyre-ès-Montagne (63313)
  86. Saint-Babel (63321)
  87. Saint-Bonnet-près-Orcival (63326)[3]
  88. Saint-Cirgues-sur-Couze (63330)
  89. Saint-Diéry (63335)
  90. Saint-Donat (63336)
  91. Saint-Étienne-sur-Usson (63340)
  92. Saint-Floret (63342)
  93. Saint-Genès-Champespe (63346)
  94. Saint-Genès-la-Tourette (63348)
  95. Saint-Germain-Lembron (63352)
  96. Saint-Gervazy (63356)
  97. Saint-Hérent (63357)
  98. Saint-Jean-en-Val (63366)
  99. Saint-Jean-Saint-Gervais (63367)
  100. Saint-Julien-Puy-Lavèze (63370)[3]
  101. Saint-Martin-des-Plains (63375)
  102. Saint-Martin-d'Ollières (63376)
  103. Saint-Nectaire (63380)
  104. Saint-Pierre-Colamine (63383)
  105. Saint-Pierre-Roche (63386)[3]
  106. Saint-Quentin-sur-Sauxillanges (63389)
  107. Saint-Rémy-de-Chargnat (63392)
  108. Saint-Sauves-d'Auvergne (63397)
  109. Saint-Victor-la-Rivière (63401)
  110. Saint-Vincent (63403)
  111. Saint-Yvoine (63404)
  112. Saurier (63409)
  113. Sauvagnat-Sainte-Marthe (63411)
  114. Sauxillanges (63415)
  115. Singles (63421)
  116. Solignat (63422)
  117. Sugères (63423)
  118. Tauves (63426)
  119. Ternant-les-Eaux (63429)
  120. La Tour-d'Auvergne (63192)
  121. Tourzel-Ronzières (63435)
  122. Trémouille-Saint-Loup (63437)
  123. Usson (63439)
  124. Valbeleix (63440)
  125. Valz-sous-Châteauneuf (63442)
  126. Varennes-sur-Usson (63444)
  127. Le Vernet-Chaméane (63448)
  128. Le Vernet-Sainte-Marguerite (63449)[3]
  129. Vernines (63451)[3]
  130. Verrières (63452)
  131. Vichel (63456)
  132. Villeneuve (63458)
  133. Vodable (63466)

HistoryEdit

The arrondissement of Issoire was created in 1800.[4] At the January 2017 reorganisation of the arrondissements of Puy-de-Dôme, it gained 21 communes from the arrondissement of Clermont-Ferrand.[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 Issoire were, as of January 2015:[6]

  1. Ardes
  2. Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise
  3. Champeix
  4. Issoire
  5. Jumeaux
  6. Saint-Germain-Lembron
  7. Sauxillanges
  8. Tauves
  9. La Tour-d'Auvergne

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Arrondissement d'Issoire (633)". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-03.
  2. ^ "Comparateur de territoire, géographie au 01/01/2019". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-03.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u part of the arrondissement of Clermont-Ferrand before 1 January 2017
  4. ^ Historique du Puy-de-Dôme
  5. ^ "Arrêté n° 16-536, 21 December 2016" (PDF). pp. 742–745. Retrieved 2019-10-22.
  6. ^ "Populations légales 2012" (PDF). INSEE. December 2014. Retrieved 2019-10-22.

Coordinates: 45°32′N 3°14′E / 45.533°N 3.233°E / 45.533; 3.233