Arrondissement of Thionville-Est

The arrondissement of Thionville-Est is a former arrondissement of France in the Moselle department in the Lorraine region. In 2015 it was merged into the new arrondissement of Thionville.[1] It had 75 communes, and its population was 79,847 (2012).[2]

Thionville-Est
Location within the former region Lorraine
Location within the former region Lorraine
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMoselle
No. of communes75
Disbanded2015
SubprefectureThionville
Area
686 km2 (265 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)
79,847
 • Density116/km2 (300/sq mi)

CompositionEdit

The communes of the arrondissement of Thionville-Est, and their INSEE codes, were:[2]

1. Aboncourt (57001) 2. Apach (57026) 3. Basse-Ham (57287) 4. Basse-Rentgen (57574)
5. Berg-sur-Moselle (57062) 6. Bertrange (57067) 7. Bettelainville (57072) 8. Beyren-lès-Sierck (57076)
9. Bousse (57102) 10. Boust (57104) 11. Breistroff-la-Grande (57109) 12. Buding (57117)
13. Budling (57118) 14. Cattenom (57124) 15. Contz-les-Bains (57152) 16. Distroff (57179)
17. Elzange (57191) 18. Entrange (57194) 19. Escherange (57199) 20. Fixem (57214)
21. Flastroff (57215) 22. Gavisse (57245) 23. Grindorff-Bizing (57259) 24. Guénange (57269)
25. Hagen (57282) 26. Halstroff (57286) 27. Haute-Kontz (57371) 28. Hettange-Grande (57323)
29. Hombourg-Budange (57331) 30. Hunting (57341) 31. Illange (57343) 32. Inglange (57345)
33. Kanfen (57356) 34. Kemplich (57359) 35. Kerling-lès-Sierck (57361) 36. Kirsch-lès-Sierck (57364)
37. Kirschnaumen (57365) 38. Klang (57367) 39. Kœnigsmacker (57370) 40. Kuntzig (57372)
41. Kédange-sur-Canner (57358) 42. Laumesfeld (57387) 43. Launstroff (57388) 44. Luttange (57426)
45. Malling (57437) 46. Manderen (57439) 47. Manom (57441) 48. Merschweiller (57459)
49. Metzeresche (57464) 50. Metzervisse (57465) 51. Mondorff (57475) 52. Monneren (57476)
53. Montenach (57479) 54. Oudrenne (57531) 55. Puttelange-lès-Thionville (57557) 56. Rettel (57576)
57. Ritzing (57585) 58. Rodemack (57588) 59. Roussy-le-Village (57600) 60. Rurange-lès-Thionville (57602)
61. Rustroff (57604) 62. Rémeling (57569) 63. Sierck-les-Bains (57650) 64. Stuckange (57767)
65. Terville (57666) 66. Thionville (57672) 67. Valmestroff (57689) 68. Veckring (57704)
69. Volmerange-les-Mines (57731) 70. Volstroff (57733) 71. Waldweistroff (57739) 72. Waldwisse (57740)
73. Yutz (57757) 74. Zoufftgen (57764) 75. Évrange (57203)

HistoryEdit

The arrondissement of Thionville-Est was created in 1919.[3] It was disbanded in 2015.[1] 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 Thionville-Est were, as of January 2015:[2]

  1. Cattenom
  2. Metzervisse
  3. Sierck-les-Bains
  4. Thionville-Est
  5. Thionville-Ouest
  6. Yutz

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Décret n° 2014-1721 du 29 décembre 2014 portant suppression des arrondissements de Boulay-Moselle, de Château-Salins, de Thionville-Ouest et de Metz-Campagne (département de la Moselle)
  2. ^ a b c "Populations légales 2012" (PDF). INSEE. December 2014. Retrieved 2019-10-07.
  3. ^ Historique de la Moselle

Coordinates: 49°21′N 6°09′E / 49.35°N 6.15°E / 49.35; 6.15