Arrondissement of Mauriac

The arrondissement of Mauriac is an arrondissement of France in the Cantal department of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. It has 55 communes.[1] Its population is 25,881 (2016), and its area is 1,278.5 km2 (493.6 sq mi).[2]

Mauriac
Location within the region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Location within the region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentCantal
No. of communes55
SubprefectureMauriac
Area
 • Total1,278.5 km2 (493.6 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total25,881
 • Density20/km2 (50/sq mi)
INSEE code152

CompositionEdit

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

  1. Ally (15003)
  2. Anglards-de-Salers (15006)
  3. Antignac (15008)
  4. Apchon (15009)
  5. Arches (15010)
  6. Auzers (15015)
  7. Barriac-les-Bosquets (15018)
  8. Bassignac (15019)
  9. Beaulieu (15020)
  10. Brageac (15024)
  11. Chalvignac (15036)
  12. Champagnac (15037)
  13. Champs-sur-Tarentaine-Marchal (15038)
  14. Chaussenac (15046)
  15. Collandres (15052)
  16. Drugeac (15063)
  17. Escorailles (15064)
  18. Le Falgoux (15066)
  19. Le Fau (15067)
  20. Fontanges (15070)
  21. Jaleyrac (15079)
  22. Lanobre (15092)
  23. Madic (15111)
  24. Mauriac (15120)
  25. Méallet (15123)
  26. Menet (15124)
  27. La Monselie (15128)
  28. Le Monteil (15131)
  29. Moussages (15137)
  30. Pleaux (15153)
  31. Riom-ès-Montagnes (15162)
  32. Saignes (15169)
  33. Saint-Bonnet-de-Salers (15174)
  34. Saint-Chamant (15176)
  35. Sainte-Eulalie (15186)
  36. Saint-Étienne-de-Chomeil (15185)
  37. Saint-Hippolyte (15190)
  38. Saint-Martin-Cantalès (15200)
  39. Saint-Martin-Valmeroux (15202)
  40. Saint-Paul-de-Salers (15205)
  41. Saint-Pierre (15206)
  42. Saint-Projet-de-Salers (15208)
  43. Saint-Vincent-de-Salers (15218)
  44. Salers (15219)
  45. Salins (15220)
  46. Sauvat (15223)
  47. Sourniac (15230)
  48. Trémouille (15240)
  49. Trizac (15243)
  50. Valette (15246)
  51. Le Vaulmier (15249)
  52. Vebret (15250)
  53. Veyrières (15254)
  54. Le Vigean (15261)
  55. Ydes (15265)

HistoryEdit

The arrondissement of Mauriac was created in 1800.[3]

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 Mauriac were, as of January 2015:[4]

  1. Champs-sur-Tarentaine-Marchal
  2. Mauriac
  3. Pleaux
  4. Riom-ès-Montagnes
  5. Saignes
  6. Salers

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Arrondissement de Mauriac (152)". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-09-27.
  2. ^ "Comparateur de territoire, géographie au 01/01/2019". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-09-27.
  3. ^ Historique du Cantal
  4. ^ "Populations légales 2012" (PDF). INSEE. December 2014. Retrieved 2019-10-08.

Coordinates: 45°12′N 2°20′E / 45.200°N 2.333°E / 45.200; 2.333