Arrondissement of Saint-Lô

The arrondissement of Saint-Lô is an arrondissement of France in the Manche department in the Normandy region. It has 87 communes.[1] Its population is 103,045 (2016), and its area is 1,277.3 km2 (493.2 sq mi).[2]

Saint-Lô
Location within the region Normandy
Location within the region Normandy
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentManche
No. of communes87
PrefectureSaint-Lô
Area
1,277.3 km2 (493.2 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
103,045
 • Density81/km2 (210/sq mi)
INSEE code504

CompositionEdit

The communes of the arrondissement of Saint-Lô, and their INSEE codes, are:[1]

  1. Agneaux (50002)
  2. Airel (50004)
  3. Amigny (50006)
  4. Auvers (50023)
  5. La Barre-de-Semilly (50032)
  6. Baudre (50034)
  7. Beaucoudray (50039)
  8. Bérigny (50046)
  9. Beslon (50048)
  10. Beuvrigny (50050)
  11. Biéville (50054)
  12. La Bloutière (50060)
  13. Bourguenolles (50069)
  14. Bourgvallées (50546)
  15. Canisy (50095)
  16. Carantilly (50098)
  17. Carentan-les-Marais (50099)
  18. Cavigny (50106)
  19. Cerisy-la-Forêt (50110)
  20. Champrepus (50118)
  21. Chérencé-le-Héron (50130)
  22. La Colombe (50137)
  23. Condé-sur-Vire (50139)
  24. Couvains (50148)
  25. Dangy (50159)
  26. Le Dézert (50161)
  27. Domjean (50164)
  28. Fleury (50185)
  29. Fourneaux (50192)
  30. Gouvets (50214)
  31. Graignes-Mesnil-Angot (50216)
  32. Le Guislain (50225)
  33. La Haye-Bellefond (50234)
  34. Lamberville (50261)
  35. La Lande-d'Airou (50262)
  36. Le Lorey (50279)
  37. La Luzerne (50283)
  38. Margueray (50291)
  39. Marigny-le-Lozon (50292)
  40. Maupertuis (50295)
  41. La Meauffe (50297)
  42. Méautis (50298)
  43. Le Mesnil-Amey (50302)
  44. Le Mesnil-Eury (50310)
  45. Le Mesnil-Rouxelin (50321)
  46. Le Mesnil-Véneron (50324)
  47. Montabot (50334)
  48. Montbray (50338)
  49. Montrabot (50351)
  50. Montreuil-sur-Lozon (50352)
  51. Moon-sur-Elle (50356)
  52. Morigny (50357)
  53. Moyon-Villages (50363)
  54. Percy-en-Normandie (50393)
  55. Le Perron (50398)
  56. Pont-Hébert (50409)
  57. Quibou (50420)
  58. Rampan (50423)
  59. Remilly-les-Marais (50431)
  60. Saint-Amand-Villages (50444)
  61. Saint-André-de-Bohon (50445)
  62. Saint-André-de-l'Épine (50446)
  63. Saint-Clair-sur-l'Elle (50455)
  64. Sainte-Cécile (50453)
  65. Sainte-Suzanne-sur-Vire (50556)
  66. Saint-Fromond (50468)
  67. Saint-Georges-d'Elle (50473)
  68. Saint-Georges-Montcocq (50475)
  69. Saint-Germain-d'Elle (50476)
  70. Saint-Gilles (50483)
  71. Saint-Jean-de-Daye (50488)
  72. Saint-Jean-d'Elle (50492)
  73. Saint-Jean-de-Savigny (50491)
  74. Saint-Lô (50502)
  75. Saint-Louet-sur-Vire (50504)
  76. Saint-Martin-de-Bonfossé (50512)
  77. Saint-Pierre-de-Semilly (50538)
  78. Saint-Vigor-des-Monts (50563)
  79. Terre-et-Marais (50564)
  80. Tessy-Bocage (50592)
  81. Thèreval (50239)
  82. Torigny-les-Villes (50601)
  83. Tribehou (50606)
  84. La Trinité (50607)
  85. Villebaudon (50637)
  86. Villedieu-les-Poêles-Rouffigny (50639)
  87. Villiers-Fossard (50641)

HistoryEdit

The arrondissement of Saint-Lô was created in 1800.[3] At the January 2017 reorganisation of the arrondissements of Manche, it gained one commune from the arrondissement of Coutances, and it lost two communes to the arrondissement of Coutances.[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 Saint-Lô were, as of January 2015:[5]

  1. Canisy
  2. Carentan
  3. Marigny
  4. Percy
  5. Saint-Clair-sur-l'Elle
  6. Saint-Jean-de-Daye
  7. Saint-Lô-Est
  8. Saint-Lô-Ouest
  9. Tessy-sur-Vire
  10. Torigni-sur-Vire
  11. Villedieu-les-Poêles

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Arrondissement de Saint-Lô (504)". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-01.
  2. ^ "Comparateur de territoire, géographie au 01/01/2019". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-01.
  3. ^ Historique de la Manche
  4. ^ "Arrêté préfectoral, 20 December 2016" (PDF). pp. 27–40. Retrieved 2019-10-22.
  5. ^ "Populations légales 2012" (PDF). INSEE. December 2014. Retrieved 2019-10-22.

Coordinates: 49°06′47″N 1°05′42″W / 49.11306°N 1.09500°W / 49.11306; -1.09500