Arrondissement of Mirande

The arrondissement of Mirande is an arrondissement of France in the Gers department in the Occitanie region. It has 165 communes.[1] Its population is 42,285 (2016), and its area is 1,871.2 km2 (722.5 sq mi).[2]

Mirande
Location within the region Occitanie
Location within the region Occitanie
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentGers
No. of communes165
SubprefectureMirande
Area
 • Total1,871.2 km2 (722.5 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total42,285
 • Density23/km2 (60/sq mi)
INSEE code323

CompositionEdit

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

  1. Aignan (32001)
  2. Arblade-le-Bas (32004)
  3. Armentieux (32008)
  4. Armous-et-Cau (32009)
  5. Arrouède (32010)
  6. Aujan-Mournède (32015)
  7. Aurensan (32017)
  8. Aussos (32468)
  9. Aux-Aussat (32020)
  10. Avéron-Bergelle (32022)
  11. Barcelonne-du-Gers (32027)
  12. Barcugnan (32028)
  13. Barran (32029)
  14. Bars (32030)
  15. Bassoues (32032)
  16. Bazugues (32034)
  17. Beaumarchés (32036)
  18. Beccas (32039)
  19. Bellegarde (32041)
  20. Belloc-Saint-Clamens (32042)
  21. Berdoues (32045)
  22. Bernède (32046)
  23. Betplan (32050)
  24. Bézues-Bajon (32053)
  25. Blousson-Sérian (32058)
  26. Boucagnères (32060)
  27. Bouzon-Gellenave (32063)
  28. Le Brouilh-Monbert (32065)
  29. Cabas-Loumassès (32067)
  30. Cahuzac-sur-Adour (32070)
  31. Castelnau-d'Anglès (32077)
  32. Castelnavet (32081)
  33. Castex (32086)
  34. Caumont (32093)
  35. Cazaux-Villecomtal (32099)
  36. Chélan (32103)
  37. Clermont-Pouyguillès (32104)
  38. Corneillan (32108)
  39. Couloumé-Mondebat (32109)
  40. Courties (32111)
  41. Cuélas (32114)
  42. Duffort (32116)
  43. Durban (32118)
  44. Esclassan-Labastide (32122)
  45. Estampes (32126)
  46. Estipouy (32128)
  47. Faget-Abbatial (32130)
  48. Fustérouau (32135)
  49. Galiax (32136)
  50. Gée-Rivière (32145)
  51. Goux (32151)
  52. Haget (32152)
  53. Haulies (32153)
  54. Idrac-Respaillès (32156)
  55. L'Isle-de-Noé (32159)
  56. Izotges (32161)
  57. Jû-Belloc (32163)
  58. Juillac (32164)
  59. Laas (32167)
  60. Labarthe (32169)
  61. Labarthète (32170)
  62. Labéjan (32172)
  63. Ladevèze-Rivière (32174)
  64. Ladevèze-Ville (32175)
  65. Lagarde-Hachan (32177)
  66. Laguian-Mazous (32181)
  67. Lalanne-Arqué (32185)
  68. Lamaguère (32186)
  69. Lamazère (32187)
  70. Lannux (32192)
  71. Lasserade (32199)
  72. Lasséran (32200)
  73. Lasseube-Propre (32201)
  74. Laveraët (32205)
  75. Lelin-Lapujolle (32209)
  76. Loubersan (32215)
  77. Lourties-Monbrun (32216)
  78. Louslitges (32217)
  79. Loussous-Débat (32218)
  80. Malabat (32225)
  81. Manas-Bastanous (32226)
  82. Manent-Montané (32228)
  83. Marciac (32233)
  84. Margouët-Meymes (32235)
  85. Marseillan (32238)
  86. Mascaras (32240)
  87. Masseube (32242)
  88. Maulichères (32244)
  89. Maumusson-Laguian (32245)
  90. Meilhan (32250)
  91. Miélan (32252)
  92. Miramont-d'Astarac (32254)
  93. Mirande (32256)
  94. Monbardon (32260)
  95. Moncassin (32263)
  96. Monclar-sur-Losse (32265)
  97. Moncorneil-Grazan (32266)
  98. Monferran-Plavès (32267)
  99. Monlaur-Bernet (32272)
  100. Monlezun (32273)
  101. Monpardiac (32275)
  102. Montaut (32278)
  103. Mont-d'Astarac (32280)
  104. Mont-de-Marrast (32281)
  105. Montégut-Arros (32283)
  106. Montesquiou (32285)
  107. Monties (32287)
  108. Mouchès (32293)
  109. Orbessan (32300)
  110. Ornézan (32302)
  111. Pallanne (32303)
  112. Panassac (32304)
  113. Plaisance (32319)
  114. Ponsampère (32323)
  115. Ponsan-Soubiran (32324)
  116. Pouydraguin (32325)
  117. Pouylebon (32326)
  118. Pouy-Loubrin (32327)
  119. Préchac-sur-Adour (32330)
  120. Projan (32333)
  121. Ricourt (32342)
  122. Riscle (32344)
  123. Sabazan (32354)
  124. Sadeillan (32355)
  125. Saint-Arroman (32361)
  126. Saint-Aunix-Lengros (32362)
  127. Saint-Blancard (32365)
  128. Saint-Christaud (32367)
  129. Sainte-Aurence-Cazaux (32363)
  130. Sainte-Dode (32373)
  131. Saint-Élix-Theux (32375)
  132. Saint-Germé (32378)
  133. Saint-Jean-le-Comtal (32381)
  134. Saint-Justin (32383)
  135. Saint-Martin (32389)
  136. Saint-Maur (32393)
  137. Saint-Médard (32394)
  138. Saint-Michel (32397)
  139. Saint-Mont (32398)
  140. Saint-Ost (32401)
  141. Samaran (32409)
  142. Sansan (32411)
  143. Sarcos (32413)
  144. Sarragachies (32414)
  145. Sarraguzan (32415)
  146. Sauviac (32419)
  147. Scieurac-et-Flourès (32422)
  148. Ségos (32424)
  149. Seissan (32426)
  150. Sembouès (32427)
  151. Sère (32430)
  152. Tachoires (32438)
  153. Tarsac (32439)
  154. Tasque (32440)
  155. Termes-d'Armagnac (32443)
  156. Tieste-Uragnoux (32445)
  157. Tillac (32446)
  158. Tourdun (32450)
  159. Traversères (32454)
  160. Troncens (32455)
  161. Vergoignan (32460)
  162. Verlus (32461)
  163. Viella (32463)
  164. Villecomtal-sur-Arros (32464)
  165. Viozan (32466)

HistoryEdit

The arrondissement of Mirande was created in 1800.[3] At the January 2017 reorganisation of the arrondissements of Gers, it gained 21 communes from the arrondissement of Auch, and it lost five communes to the arrondissement of Auch.[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 Mirande were, as of January 2015:[5]

  1. Aignan
  2. Marciac
  3. Masseube
  4. Miélan
  5. Mirande
  6. Montesquiou
  7. Plaisance
  8. Riscle

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Arrondissement de Mirande (323)". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-09-30.
  2. ^ "Comparateur de territoire, géographie au 01/01/2019". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-09-30.
  3. ^ Historique du Gers
  4. ^ "Arrêté préfectoral, 29 December 2016" (PDF). pp. 50–60. Retrieved 2019-10-20.
  5. ^ "Populations légales 2012" (PDF). INSEE. December 2014. Retrieved 2019-10-20.

Coordinates: 43°31′N 0°24′E / 43.517°N 0.400°E / 43.517; 0.400