Communauté urbaine d'Arras

The Communauté urbaine d'Arras is the communauté urbaine, an intercommunal structure, centred on the city of Arras. It is located in the Pas-de-Calais department, in the Hauts-de-France region, northern France. It was created in January 1998, replacing the previous district urbain d'Arras. Its population was 110,169 in 2014, of which 42,161 in Arras proper.[2]

Arras
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
No. of communes46
Established1 January 1998
SeatArras
Government
 • President ({{{term}}}) Pascal Lachambre [1]
Area
306.0 km2 (118.1 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)
110,169
 • Density360/km2 (900/sq mi)
WebsiteOfficial website

CompositionEdit

The Communauté urbaine d'Arras consists of the following 46 communes:[2][3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ [1], Official website
  2. ^ a b BANATIC, Périmètre des EPCI à fiscalité propre. Accessed 2017-06-28.
  3. ^ INSEE

Coordinates: 50°17′N 2°47′E / 50.29°N 2.78°E / 50.29; 2.78