Arrondissement of Verdun

The arrondissement of Verdun is an arrondissement of France in the Meuse department in the Grand Est region. It has 254 communes.[1] Its population is 85,564 (2016), and its area is 2,828.6 km2 (1,092.1 sq mi).[2]

Verdun
Location within the region Grand Est
Location within the region Grand Est
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMeuse
No. of communes254
SubprefectureVerdun
Area
 • Total2,828.6 km2 (1,092.1 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total85,564
 • Density30/km2 (80/sq mi)
INSEE code553
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CompositionEdit

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

  1. Abaucourt-Hautecourt (55002)
  2. Aincreville (55004)
  3. Ambly-sur-Meuse (55007)
  4. Amel-sur-l'Étang (55008)
  5. Ancemont (55009)
  6. Arrancy-sur-Crusne (55013)
  7. Aubréville (55014)
  8. Autréville-Saint-Lambert (55018)
  9. Avillers-Sainte-Croix (55021)
  10. Avioth (55022)
  11. Avocourt (55023)
  12. Azannes-et-Soumazannes (55024)
  13. Baâlon (55025)
  14. Bantheville (55028)
  15. Baulny (55033)
  16. Bazeilles-sur-Othain (55034)
  17. Beauclair (55036)
  18. Beaufort-en-Argonne (55037)
  19. Beaumont-en-Verdunois (55039)
  20. Belleray (55042)
  21. Belleville-sur-Meuse (55043)
  22. Belrupt-en-Verdunois (55045)
  23. Béthelainville (55047)
  24. Béthincourt (55048)
  25. Bezonvaux (55050)
  26. Billy-sous-Mangiennes (55053)
  27. Blanzée (55055)
  28. Boinville-en-Woëvre (55057)
  29. Bonzée (55060)
  30. Bouligny (55063)
  31. Boureuilles (55065)
  32. Brabant-en-Argonne (55068)
  33. Brabant-sur-Meuse (55070)
  34. Brandeville (55071)
  35. Braquis (55072)
  36. Bras-sur-Meuse (55073)
  37. Bréhéville (55076)
  38. Breux (55077)
  39. Brieulles-sur-Meuse (55078)
  40. Brocourt-en-Argonne (55082)
  41. Brouennes (55083)
  42. Buzy-Darmont (55094)
  43. Cesse (55095)
  44. Champneuville (55099)
  45. Charny-sur-Meuse (55102)
  46. Charpentry (55103)
  47. Chattancourt (55106)
  48. Chaumont-devant-Damvillers (55107)
  49. Chauvency-Saint-Hubert (55110)
  50. Chauvency-le-Château (55109)
  51. Cheppy (55113)
  52. Châtillon-sous-les-Côtes (55105)
  53. Cierges-sous-Montfaucon (55115)
  54. Le Claon (55116)
  55. Clermont-en-Argonne (55117)
  56. Cléry-le-Grand (55118)
  57. Cléry-le-Petit (55119)
  58. Combres-sous-les-Côtes (55121)
  59. Consenvoye (55124)
  60. Cuisy (55137)
  61. Cumières-le-Mort-Homme (55139)
  62. Cunel (55140)
  63. Damloup (55143)
  64. Damvillers (55145)
  65. Dannevoux (55146)
  66. Delut (55149)
  67. Dieppe-sous-Douaumont (55153)
  68. Dieue-sur-Meuse (55154)
  69. Dombasle-en-Argonne (55155)
  70. Dombras (55156)
  71. Dommartin-la-Montagne (55157)
  72. Dommary-Baroncourt (55158)
  73. Domremy-la-Canne (55162)
  74. Doncourt-aux-Templiers (55163)
  75. Douaumont-Vaux (55537)
  76. Doulcon (55165)
  77. Dugny-sur-Meuse (55166)
  78. Dun-sur-Meuse (55167)
  79. Duzey (55168)
  80. Écouviez (55169)
  81. Écurey-en-Verdunois (55170)
  82. Eix (55171)
  83. Les Éparges (55172)
  84. Épinonville (55174)
  85. Esnes-en-Argonne (55180)
  86. Étain (55181)
  87. Éton (55182)
  88. Étraye (55183)
  89. Flassigny (55188)
  90. Fleury-devant-Douaumont (55189)
  91. Foameix-Ornel (55191)
  92. Fontaines-Saint-Clair (55192)
  93. Forges-sur-Meuse (55193)
  94. Fresnes-en-Woëvre (55198)
  95. Froidos (55199)
  96. Fromeréville-les-Vallons (55200)
  97. Fromezey (55201)
  98. Futeau (55202)
  99. Gercourt-et-Drillancourt (55206)
  100. Gesnes-en-Argonne (55208)
  101. Gincrey (55211)
  102. Gouraincourt (55216)
  103. Gremilly (55218)
  104. Grimaucourt-en-Woëvre (55219)
  105. Gussainville (55222)
  106. Génicourt-sur-Meuse (55204)
  107. Halles-sous-les-Côtes (55225)
  108. Han-lès-Juvigny (55226)
  109. Hannonville-sous-les-Côtes (55228)
  110. Harville (55232)
  111. Haudainville (55236)
  112. Haudiomont (55237)
  113. Haumont-près-Samogneux (55239)
  114. Heippes (55241)
  115. Hennemont (55242)
  116. Herbeuville (55243)
  117. Herméville-en-Woëvre (55244)
  118. Les Islettes (55253)
  119. Inor (55250)
  120. Iré-le-Sec (55252)
  121. Jametz (55255)
  122. Jouy-en-Argonne (55257)
  123. Julvécourt (55260)
  124. Juvigny-sur-Loison (55262)
  125. Labeuville (55265)
  126. Lachalade (55266)
  127. Lamouilly (55275)
  128. Landrecourt-Lempire (55276)
  129. Laneuville-sur-Meuse (55279)
  130. Lanhères (55280)
  131. Latour-en-Woëvre (55281)
  132. Lemmes (55286)
  133. Liny-devant-Dun (55292)
  134. Lion-devant-Dun (55293)
  135. Lissey (55297)
  136. Loison (55299)
  137. Louppy-sur-Loison (55306)
  138. Louvemont-Côte-du-Poivre (55307)
  139. Luzy-Saint-Martin (55310)
  140. Maizeray (55311)
  141. Malancourt (55313)
  142. Mangiennes (55316)
  143. Manheulles (55317)
  144. Marchéville-en-Woëvre (55320)
  145. Marre (55321)
  146. Martincourt-sur-Meuse (55323)
  147. Marville (55324)
  148. Maucourt-sur-Orne (55325)
  149. Merles-sur-Loison (55336)
  150. Milly-sur-Bradon (55338)
  151. Mogeville (55339)
  152. Moirey-Flabas-Crépion (55341)
  153. Mont-devant-Sassey (55345)
  154. Montblainville (55343)
  155. Montfaucon-d'Argonne (55346)
  156. Les Monthairons (55347)
  157. Montigny-devant-Sassey (55349)
  158. Montmédy (55351)
  159. Montzéville (55355)
  160. Moranville (55356)
  161. Morgemoulin (55357)
  162. Mouilly (55360)
  163. Moulainville (55361)
  164. Moulins-Saint-Hubert (55362)
  165. Moulotte (55363)
  166. Mouzay (55364)
  167. Murvaux (55365)
  168. Muzeray (55367)
  169. Nantillois (55375)
  170. Nepvant (55377)
  171. Le Neufour (55379)
  172. Neuvilly-en-Argonne (55383)
  173. Nixéville-Blercourt (55385)
  174. Nouillonpont (55387)
  175. Olizy-sur-Chiers (55391)
  176. Ornes (55394)
  177. Osches (55395)
  178. Pareid (55399)
  179. Parfondrupt (55400)
  180. Peuvillers (55403)
  181. Pillon (55405)
  182. Pintheville (55406)
  183. Pouilly-sur-Meuse (55408)
  184. Quincy-Landzécourt (55410)
  185. Rambluzin-et-Benoite-Vaux (55411)
  186. Rarécourt (55416)
  187. Récicourt (55419)
  188. Récourt-le-Creux (55420)
  189. Regnéville-sur-Meuse (55422)
  190. Remoiville (55425)
  191. Réville-aux-Bois (55428)
  192. Riaville (55429)
  193. Romagne-sous-Montfaucon (55438)
  194. Romagne-sous-les-Côtes (55437)
  195. Ronvaux (55439)
  196. Rouvres-en-Woëvre (55443)
  197. Rouvrois-sur-Othain (55445)
  198. Rupt-en-Woëvre (55449)
  199. Rupt-sur-Othain (55450)
  200. Saint-André-en-Barrois (55453)
  201. Saint-Hilaire-en-Woëvre (55457)
  202. Saint-Jean-lès-Buzy (55458)
  203. Saint-Laurent-sur-Othain (55461)
  204. Saint-Pierrevillers (55464)
  205. Saint-Remy-la-Calonne (55465)
  206. Samogneux (55468)
  207. Sassey-sur-Meuse (55469)
  208. Saulmory-Villefranche (55471)
  209. Saulx-lès-Champlon (55473)
  210. Senon (55481)
  211. Senoncourt-lès-Maujouy (55482)
  212. Septsarges (55484)
  213. Sivry-la-Perche (55489)
  214. Sivry-sur-Meuse (55490)
  215. Sommedieue (55492)
  216. Sorbey (55495)
  217. Les Souhesmes-Rampont (55497)
  218. Souilly (55498)
  219. Spincourt (55500)
  220. Stenay (55502)
  221. Thierville-sur-Meuse (55505)
  222. Thillot (55507)
  223. Thonne-la-Long (55508)
  224. Thonne-le-Thil (55509)
  225. Thonne-les-Près (55510)
  226. Thonnelle (55511)
  227. Tilly-sur-Meuse (55512)
  228. Trésauvaux (55515)
  229. Vacherauville (55523)
  230. Vadelaincourt (55525)
  231. Varennes-en-Argonne (55527)
  232. Vaudoncourt (55535)
  233. Vauquois (55536)
  234. Velosnes (55544)
  235. Verdun (55545)
  236. Verneuil-Grand (55546)
  237. Verneuil-Petit (55547)
  238. Véry (55549)
  239. Vigneul-sous-Montmédy (55552)
  240. Ville-devant-Chaumont (55556)
  241. Ville-en-Woëvre (55557)
  242. Ville-sur-Cousances (55567)
  243. Villers-devant-Dun (55561)
  244. Villers-lès-Mangiennes (55563)
  245. Villers-sous-Pareid (55565)
  246. Villers-sur-Meuse (55566)
  247. Villécloye (55554)
  248. Vilosnes-Haraumont (55571)
  249. Vittarville (55572)
  250. Warcq (55578)
  251. Watronville (55579)
  252. Wavrille (55580)
  253. Wiseppe (55582)
  254. Woël (55583)

HistoryEdit

The arrondissement of Verdun 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 Verdun were, as of January 2015:[4]

  1. Charny-sur-Meuse
  2. Clermont-en-Argonne
  3. Damvillers
  4. Dun-sur-Meuse
  5. Étain
  6. Fresnes-en-Woëvre
  7. Montfaucon-d'Argonne
  8. Montmédy
  9. Souilly
  10. Spincourt
  11. Stenay
  12. Varennes-en-Argonne
  13. Verdun-Centre
  14. Verdun-Est
  15. Verdun-Ouest

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Arrondissement de Verdun (553)". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-02.
  2. ^ "Comparateur de territoire, géographie au 01/01/2019". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-02.
  3. ^ Historique de la Meuse
  4. ^ "Populations légales 2012" (PDF). INSEE. December 2014. Retrieved 2019-10-22.

Coordinates: 49°09′N 5°23′E / 49.150°N 5.383°E / 49.150; 5.383