Arrondissement of Thonon-les-Bains

The arrondissement of Thonon-les-Bains is an arrondissement of France in the Haute-Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. It has 68 communes.[1] Its population is 145,809 (2016), and its area is 907.7 km2 (350.5 sq mi).[2]

Thonon-les-Bains
Location within the region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Location within the region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentHaute-Savoie
No. of communes68
SubprefectureThonon-les-Bains
Area
 • Total907.7 km2 (350.5 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total145,809
 • Density161/km2 (420/sq mi)
INSEE code744

CompositionEdit

The communes of the arrondissement of Thonon-les-Bains, and their INSEE codes, are:[1]

  1. Abondance (74001)
  2. Allinges (74005)
  3. Anthy-sur-Léman (74013)
  4. Armoy (74020)
  5. Ballaison (74025)
  6. La Baume (74030)
  7. Bellevaux (74032)
  8. Bernex (74033)
  9. Le Biot (74034)
  10. Boëge (74037)
  11. Bogève (74038)
  12. Bonnevaux (74041)
  13. Bons-en-Chablais (74043)
  14. Brenthonne (74048)
  15. Burdignin (74050)
  16. Cervens (74053)
  17. Champanges (74057)
  18. La Chapelle-d'Abondance (74058)
  19. Châtel (74063)
  20. Chens-sur-Léman (74070)
  21. Chevenoz (74073)
  22. Douvaine (74105)
  23. Draillant (74106)
  24. Essert-Romand (74114)
  25. Évian-les-Bains (74119)
  26. Excenevex (74121)
  27. Fessy (74126)
  28. Féternes (74127)
  29. La Forclaz (74129)
  30. Habère-Lullin (74139)
  31. Habère-Poche (74140)
  32. Larringes (74146)
  33. Loisin (74150)
  34. Lugrin (74154)
  35. Lullin (74155)
  36. Lully (74156)
  37. Lyaud (74157)
  38. Margencel (74163)
  39. Marin (74166)
  40. Massongy (74171)
  41. Maxilly-sur-Léman (74172)
  42. Meillerie (74175)
  43. Messery (74180)
  44. Montriond (74188)
  45. Morzine (74191)
  46. Nernier (74199)
  47. Neuvecelle (74200)
  48. Novel, Haute-Savoie (74203)
  49. Orcier (74206)
  50. Perrignier (74210)
  51. Publier (74218)
  52. Reyvroz (74222)
  53. Saint-André-de-Boëge (74226)
  54. Saint-Gingolph (74237)
  55. Saint-Jean-d'Aulps (74238)
  56. Saint-Paul-en-Chablais (74249)
  57. Saxel (74261)
  58. Sciez (74263)
  59. Seytroux (74271)
  60. Thollon-les-Mémises (74279)
  61. Thonon-les-Bains (74281)
  62. Vacheresse (74286)
  63. Vailly (74287)
  64. Veigy-Foncenex (74293)
  65. La Vernaz (74295)
  66. Villard (74301)
  67. Vinzier (74308)
  68. Yvoire (74315)

HistoryEdit

The arrondissement of Thonon-les-Bains was created in 1860.[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 Thonon-les-Bains were, as of January 2015:[4]

  1. Abondance
  2. Le Biot
  3. Boëge
  4. Douvaine
  5. Évian-les-Bains
  6. Thonon-les-Bains-Est
  7. Thonon-les-Bains-Ouest

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Arrondissement de Thonon-les-Bains (744)". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-03.
  2. ^ "Comparateur de territoire, géographie au 01/01/2019". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-03.
  3. ^ Historique de la Haute-Savoie
  4. ^ "Populations légales 2012" (PDF). INSEE. December 2014. Retrieved 2019-10-25.

Coordinates: 46°22′09″N 6°28′20″E / 46.36917°N 6.47222°E / 46.36917; 6.47222