Arrondissement of Autun

The arrondissement of Autun is an arrondissement of France in the Saône-et-Loire department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region. It has 89 communes.[1] Its population is 131,392 (2016), and its area is 1,994.3 km2 (770.0 sq mi).[2]

Autun
Location within the region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Location within the region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
CountryFrance
RegionBourgogne-Franche-Comté
DepartmentSaône-et-Loire
No. of communes89
SubprefectureAutun
Area
 • Total1,994.3 km2 (770.0 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total131,392
 • Density66/km2 (170/sq mi)
INSEE code711

CompositionEdit

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

  1. Anost (71009)
  2. Antully (71010)
  3. Autun (71014)
  4. Auxy (71015)
  5. Barnay (71020)
  6. Les Bizots (71038)
  7. Blanzy (71040)
  8. La Boulaye (71046)
  9. Le Breuil (71059)
  10. Brion (71062)
  11. Broye (71063)
  12. La Celle-en-Morvan (71509)
  13. La Chapelle-sous-Uchon (71096)
  14. Charbonnat (71098)
  15. Charmoy (71103)
  16. Chissey-en-Morvan (71129)
  17. Ciry-le-Noble (71132)
  18. Collonge-la-Madeleine (71140)
  19. La Comelle (71142)
  20. Cordesse (71144)
  21. Couches (71149)
  22. Créot (71151)
  23. Le Creusot (71153)
  24. Curgy (71162)
  25. Cussy-en-Morvan (71165)
  26. Dettey (71172)
  27. Dracy-lès-Couches (71183)
  28. Dracy-Saint-Loup (71184)
  29. Écuisses (71187)
  30. Épertully (71188)
  31. Épinac (71190)
  32. Essertenne (71191)
  33. Étang-sur-Arroux (71192)
  34. Génelard (71212)
  35. Gourdon (71222)
  36. La Grande-Verrière (71223)
  37. Igornay (71237)
  38. Laizy (71251)
  39. Lucenay-l'Évêque (71266)
  40. Marigny (71278)
  41. Marmagne (71282)
  42. Mary (71286)
  43. Mesvres (71297)
  44. Montceau-les-Mines (71306)
  45. Montcenis (71309)
  46. Montchanin (71310)
  47. Monthelon (71313)
  48. Mont-Saint-Vincent (71320)
  49. Morey (71321)
  50. Morlet (71322)
  51. Perrecy-les-Forges (71346)
  52. Perreuil (71347)
  53. La Petite-Verrière (71349)
  54. Pouilloux (71356)
  55. Reclesne (71368)
  56. Roussillon-en-Morvan (71376)
  57. Saint-Berain-sous-Sanvignes (71390)
  58. Saint-Didier-sur-Arroux (71407)
  59. Saint-Émiland (71409)
  60. Saint-Eugène (71411)
  61. Saint-Eusèbe (71412)
  62. Saint-Firmin (71413)
  63. Saint-Forgeot (71414)
  64. Saint-Gervais-sur-Couches (71424)
  65. Saint-Jean-de-Trézy (71431)
  66. Saint-Julien-sur-Dheune (71435)
  67. Saint-Laurent-d'Andenay (71436)
  68. Saint-Léger-du-Bois (71438)
  69. Saint-Léger-sous-Beuvray (71440)
  70. Saint-Martin-de-Commune (71450)
  71. Saint-Maurice-lès-Couches (71464)
  72. Saint-Micaud (71465)
  73. Saint-Nizier-sur-Arroux (71466)
  74. Saint-Pierre-de-Varennes (71468)
  75. Saint-Prix (71472)
  76. Saint-Romain-sous-Gourdon (71477)
  77. Saint-Sernin-du-Bois (71479)
  78. Saint-Symphorien-de-Marmagne (71482)
  79. Saint-Vallier (71486)
  80. Saisy (71493)
  81. Sanvignes-les-Mines (71499)
  82. Sommant (71527)
  83. Sully (71530)
  84. La Tagnière (71531)
  85. Tavernay (71535)
  86. Thil-sur-Arroux (71537)
  87. Tintry (71539)
  88. Torcy (71540)
  89. Uchon (71551)

HistoryEdit

The arrondissement of Autun was created in 1800.[3] In January 2017 it gained 14 communes from the arrondissement of Chalon-sur-Saône and five communes from the arrondissement of Charolles, and it lost six communes to the arrondissement of Chalon-sur-Saône and seven communes to the arrondissement of Charolles.[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 Autun were, as of January 2015:[5]

  1. Autun-Nord
  2. Autun-Sud
  3. Couches
  4. Le Creusot-Est
  5. Le Creusot-Ouest
  6. Épinac
  7. Issy-l'Évêque
  8. Lucenay-l'Évêque
  9. Mesvres
  10. Montcenis
  11. Saint-Léger-sous-Beuvray

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Arrondissement d'Autun (711)". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-03.
  2. ^ "Comparateur de territoire, géographie au 01/01/2019". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-03.
  3. ^ Historique de Saône-et-Loire
  4. ^ "Arrêté préfectoral, 6 January 2017" (PDF). Retrieved 2019-10-25.
  5. ^ "Populations légales 2012" (PDF). INSEE. December 2014. Retrieved 2019-10-25.

Coordinates: 46°57′06″N 4°17′58″E / 46.95167°N 4.29944°E / 46.95167; 4.29944