Arrondissement of Lille

The arrondissement of Lille is an arrondissement of France in the Nord department in the Hauts-de-France region. It has 124 communes.[1] Its population is 1,237,472 (2016), and its area is 879.5 km2 (339.6 sq mi).[2]

Lille
Location within the region Hauts-de-France
Location within the region Hauts-de-France
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
No. of communes124
PrefectureLille
Area
 • Total879.5 km2 (339.6 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total1,237,472
 • Density1,407/km2 (3,640/sq mi)
INSEE code595

CompositionEdit

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

  1. Allennes-les-Marais (59005)
  2. Annœullin (59011)
  3. Anstaing (59013)
  4. Armentières (59017)
  5. Attiches (59022)
  6. Aubers (59025)
  7. Avelin (59034)
  8. Bachy (59042)
  9. Baisieux (59044)
  10. La Bassée (59051)
  11. Bauvin (59052)
  12. Beaucamps-Ligny (59056)
  13. Bersée (59071)
  14. Bois-Grenier (59088)
  15. Bondues (59090)
  16. Bourghelles (59096)
  17. Bousbecque (59098)
  18. Bouvines (59106)
  19. Camphin-en-Carembault (59123)
  20. Camphin-en-Pévèle (59124)
  21. Capinghem (59128)
  22. Cappelle-en-Pévèle (59129)
  23. Carnin (59133)
  24. La Chapelle-d'Armentières (59143)
  25. Chemy (59145)
  26. Chéreng (59146)
  27. Cobrieux (59150)
  28. Comines (59152)
  29. Croix (59163)
  30. Cysoing (59168)
  31. Deûlémont (59173)
  32. Don (59670)
  33. Emmerin (59193)
  34. Englos (59195)
  35. Ennetières-en-Weppes (59196)
  36. Ennevelin (59197)
  37. Erquinghem-le-Sec (59201)
  38. Erquinghem-Lys (59202)
  39. Escobecques (59208)
  40. Faches-Thumesnil (59220)
  41. Forest-sur-Marque (59247)
  42. Fournes-en-Weppes (59250)
  43. Frelinghien (59252)
  44. Fretin (59256)
  45. Fromelles (59257)
  46. Genech (59258)
  47. Gondecourt (59266)
  48. Gruson (59275)
  49. Hallennes-lez-Haubourdin (59278)
  50. Halluin (59279)
  51. Hantay (59281)
  52. Haubourdin (59286)
  53. Hem (59299)
  54. Herlies (59303)
  55. Herrin (59304)
  56. Houplin-Ancoisne (59316)
  57. Houplines (59317)
  58. Illies (59320)
  59. Lambersart (59328)
  60. Lannoy (59332)
  61. Leers (59339)
  62. Lesquin (59343)
  63. Lezennes (59346)
  64. Lille (59350)
  65. Linselles (59352)
  66. Lompret (59356)
  67. Loos (59360)
  68. Louvil (59364)
  69. Lys-lez-Lannoy (59367)
  70. La Madeleine (59368)
  71. Le Maisnil (59371)
  72. Marcq-en-Barœul (59378)
  73. Marquette-lez-Lille (59386)
  74. Marquillies (59388)
  75. Mérignies (59398)
  76. Moncheaux (59408)
  77. Mons-en-Barœul (59410)
  78. Mons-en-Pévèle (59411)
  79. Mouchin (59419)
  80. Mouvaux (59421)
  81. La Neuville (59427)
  82. Neuville-en-Ferrain (59426)
  83. Noyelles-lès-Seclin (59437)
  84. Ostricourt (59452)
  85. Pérenchies (59457)
  86. Péronne-en-Mélantois (59458)
  87. Phalempin (59462)
  88. Pont-à-Marcq (59466)
  89. Prémesques (59470)
  90. Provin (59477)
  91. Quesnoy-sur-Deûle (59482)
  92. Radinghem-en-Weppes (59487)
  93. Ronchin (59507)
  94. Roncq (59508)
  95. Roubaix (59512)
  96. Sailly-lez-Lannoy (59522)
  97. Sainghin-en-Mélantois (59523)
  98. Sainghin-en-Weppes (59524)
  99. Saint-André-lez-Lille (59527)
  100. Salomé (59550)
  101. Santes (59553)
  102. Seclin (59560)
  103. Sequedin (59566)
  104. Templemars (59585)
  105. Templeuve-en-Pévèle (59586)
  106. Thumeries (59592)
  107. Toufflers (59598)
  108. Tourcoing (59599)
  109. Tourmignies (59600)
  110. Tressin (59602)
  111. Vendeville (59609)
  112. Verlinghem (59611)
  113. Villeneuve-d'Ascq (59009)
  114. Wahagnies (59630)
  115. Wambrechies (59636)
  116. Wannehain (59638)
  117. Warneton (59643)
  118. Wasquehal (59646)
  119. Wattignies (59648)
  120. Wattrelos (59650)
  121. Wavrin (59653)
  122. Wervicq-Sud (59656)
  123. Wicres (59658)
  124. Willems (59660)

HistoryEdit

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

  1. Armentières
  2. La Bassée
  3. Cysoing
  4. Haubourdin
  5. Lannoy
  6. Lille-Centre
  7. Lille-Est
  8. Lille-Nord
  9. Lille-Nord-Est
  10. Lille-Ouest
  11. Lille-Sud
  12. Lille-Sud-Est
  13. Lille-Sud-Ouest
  14. Lomme
  15. Marcq-en-Baroeul
  16. Pont-à-Marcq
  17. Quesnoy-sur-Deûle
  18. Roubaix-Centre
  19. Roubaix-Est
  20. Roubaix-Nord
  21. Roubaix-Ouest
  22. Seclin-Nord
  23. Seclin-Sud
  24. Tourcoing-Nord
  25. Tourcoing-Nord-Est
  26. Tourcoing-Sud
  27. Villeneuve-d'Ascq-Nord
  28. Villeneuve-d'Ascq-Sud

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Arrondissement de Lille (595)". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-02.
  2. ^ "Comparateur de territoire, géographie au 01/01/2019". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-02.
  3. ^ Historique du Nord
  4. ^ "Populations légales 2012" (PDF). INSEE. December 2014. Retrieved 2019-10-22.

Coordinates: 50°37′N 3°4′E / 50.617°N 3.067°E / 50.617; 3.067