Arrondissement of Lyon

The arrondissement of Lyon is an arrondissement of France in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. It has 135 communes.[2] Its population is 1,585,411 (2016), and its area is 1,534.6 km2 (592.5 sq mi).[3]

Lyon
Location within the region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Location within the region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentRhône and Lyon Metropolis
No. of communes135
PrefectureLyon
Area
1,534.6 km2 (592.5 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[1]
1,607,117
 • Density1,047/km2 (2,710/sq mi)
INSEE code691

CompositionEdit

The communes of the arrondissement of Lyon are:[4][2]

  1. Albigny-sur-Saône (69003)
  2. Ampuis (69007)
  3. Aveize (69014)
  4. Beauvallon (69179)
  5. Brignais (69027)
  6. Brindas (69028)
  7. Bron (69029)
  8. Brullioles (69030)
  9. Brussieu (69031)
  10. Cailloux-sur-Fontaines (69033)
  11. Caluire-et-Cuire (69034)
  12. Chabanière (69228)
  13. Chambost-Longessaigne (69038)
  14. Champagne-au-Mont-d'Or (69040)
  15. La Chapelle-sur-Coise (69042)
  16. Chaponnay (69270)
  17. Chaponost (69043)
  18. Charbonnières-les-Bains (69044)
  19. Charly (69046)
  20. Chassieu (69271)
  21. Chaussan (69051)
  22. Coise (69062)
  23. Collonges-au-Mont-d'Or (69063)
  24. Colombier-Saugnieu (69299)
  25. Communay (69272)
  26. Condrieu (69064)
  27. Corbas (69273)
  28. Couzon-au-Mont-d'Or (69068)
  29. Craponne (69069)
  30. Curis-au-Mont-d'Or (69071)
  31. Dardilly (69072)
  32. Décines-Charpieu (69275)
  33. Duerne (69078)
  34. Échalas (69080)
  35. Écully (69081)
  36. Feyzin (69276)
  37. Fleurieu-sur-Saône (69085)
  38. Fontaines-Saint-Martin (69087)
  39. Fontaines-sur-Saône (69088)
  40. Francheville (69089)
  41. Genas (69277)
  42. Genay (69278)
  43. Givors (69091)
  44. Grézieu-la-Varenne (69094)
  45. Grézieu-le-Marché (69095)
  46. Grigny (69096)
  47. Les Haies (69097)
  48. Les Halles (69098)
  49. Haute-Rivoire (69099)
  50. Irigny (69100)
  51. Jonage (69279)
  52. Jons (69280)
  53. Larajasse (69110)
  54. Limonest (69116)
  55. Lissieu (69117)
  56. Loire-sur-Rhône (69118)
  57. Longes (69119)
  58. Longessaigne (69120)
  59. Lyon (69123)
  60. Marcy-l'Étoile (69127)
  61. Marennes (69281)
  62. Messimy (69131)
  63. Meys (69132)
  64. Meyzieu (69282)
  65. Millery (69133)
  66. Mions (69283)
  67. Montagny (69136)
  68. Montanay (69284)
  69. Montromant (69138)
  70. Montrottier (69139)
  71. Mornant (69141)
  72. La Mulatière (69142)
  73. Neuville-sur-Saône (69143)
  74. Orliénas (69148)
  75. Oullins (69149)
  76. Pierre-Bénite (69152)
  77. Poleymieux-au-Mont-d'Or (69153)
  78. Pollionnay (69154)
  79. Pomeys (69155)
  80. Pusignan (69285)
  81. Quincieux (69163)
  82. Rillieux-la-Pape (69286)
  83. Riverie (69166)
  84. Rochetaillée-sur-Saône (69168)
  85. Rontalon (69170)
  86. Saint-André-la-Côte (69180)
  87. Saint-Bonnet-de-Mure (69287)
  88. Saint-Clément-les-Places (69187)
  89. Saint-Cyr-au-Mont-d'Or (69191)
  90. Saint-Cyr-sur-le-Rhône (69193)
  91. Saint-Didier-au-Mont-d'Or (69194)
  92. Sainte-Catherine (69184)
  93. Sainte-Colombe (69189)
  94. Sainte-Consorce (69190)
  95. Sainte-Foy-l'Argentière (69201)
  96. Sainte-Foy-lès-Lyon (69202)
  97. Saint-Fons (69199)
  98. Saint-Genis-l'Argentière (69203)
  99. Saint-Genis-Laval (69204)
  100. Saint-Genis-les-Ollières (69205)
  101. Saint-Germain-au-Mont-d'Or (69207)
  102. Saint-Laurent-d'Agny (69219)
  103. Saint-Laurent-de-Chamousset (69220)
  104. Saint-Laurent-de-Mure (69288)
  105. Saint-Martin-en-Haut (69227)
  106. Saint-Pierre-de-Chandieu (69289)
  107. Saint-Priest (69290)
  108. Saint-Romain-au-Mont-d'Or (69233)
  109. Saint-Romain-en-Gal (69235)
  110. Saint-Romain-en-Gier (69236)
  111. Saint-Symphorien-d'Ozon (69291)
  112. Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (69238)
  113. Sathonay-Camp (69292)
  114. Sathonay-Village (69293)
  115. Sérézin-du-Rhône (69294)
  116. Simandres (69295)
  117. Solaize (69296)
  118. Soucieu-en-Jarrest (69176)
  119. Souzy (69178)
  120. Taluyers (69241)
  121. Tassin-la-Demi-Lune (69244)
  122. Ternay (69297)
  123. Thurins (69249)
  124. La Tour-de-Salvagny (69250)
  125. Toussieu (69298)
  126. Trèves (69252)
  127. Tupin-et-Semons (69253)
  128. Vaugneray (69255)
  129. Vaulx-en-Velin (69256)
  130. Vénissieux (69259)
  131. Vernaison (69260)
  132. Villechenève (69263)
  133. Villeurbanne (69266)
  134. Vourles (69268)
  135. Yzeron (69269)

HistoryEdit

The arrondissement of Lyon was created in 1800.[5] On 1 January 2015, 101 communes that did not join the newly created Metropolis of Lyon passed from the arrondissement of Lyon to the arrondissement of Villefranche-sur-Saône.[6] On 1 February 2017, 78 communes passed from the arrondissement of Villefranche-sur-Saône to the arrondissement of Lyon.[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 Lyon were, as of January 2015:[7]

  1. L'Arbresle
  2. Bron
  3. Caluire-et-Cuire
  4. Condrieu
  5. Décines-Charpieu
  6. Écully
  7. Givors
  8. Irigny
  9. Limonest
  10. Lyon-I
  11. Lyon-II
  12. Lyon-III
  13. Lyon-IV
  14. Lyon-V
  15. Lyon-VI
  16. Lyon-VII
  17. Lyon-VIII
  18. Lyon-IX
  19. Lyon-X
  20. Lyon-XI
  21. Lyon-XII
  22. Lyon-XIII
  23. Lyon-XIV
  24. Meyzieu
  25. Mornant
  26. Neuville-sur-Saône
  27. Oullins
  28. Rillieux-la-Pape
  29. Sainte-Foy-lès-Lyon
  30. Saint-Fons
  31. Saint-Genis-Laval
  32. Saint-Laurent-de-Chamousset
  33. Saint-Priest
  34. Saint-Symphorien-d'Ozon
  35. Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise
  36. Tassin-la-Demi-Lune
  37. Vaugneray
  38. Vaulx-en-Velin
  39. Vénissieux-Nord
  40. Vénissieux-Sud
  41. Villeurbanne-Centre
  42. Villeurbanne-Nord
  43. Villeurbanne-Sud

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Téléchargement du fichier d'ensemble des populations légales en 2018". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 28 December 2020.
  2. ^ a b "Arrondissement de Lyon (691)". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-03.
  3. ^ "Comparateur de territoire, géographie au 01/01/2019". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-03.
  4. ^ a b "Arrêté n° 2017-019" (PDF). Préfecture régionale Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.
  5. ^ Historique du Rhône
  6. ^ "Arrêté préfectoral n° 2014353-0002" (PDF). Préfecture régionale de Rhône-Alpes. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-01-20.
  7. ^ "Populations légales 2012" (PDF). INSEE. December 2014. Retrieved 2019-10-25.

Coordinates: 45°46′01″N 4°50′03″E / 45.76694°N 4.83417°E / 45.76694; 4.83417