Arrondissement of Avignon

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Arrondissement of Avignon
Location of Avignon in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Location of Avignon in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Cantons 10
Communes 37
Prefecture Avignon
Area¹
 • Total 924 km2 (357 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 269,828
 • Density 290/km2 (760/sq mi)
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km² as well as the estuaries of rivers.

The arrondissement of Avignon is an arrondissement of France in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region. It has 10 cantons and 37 communes.

Composition[edit]

Cantons[edit]

The cantons of the arrondissement of Avignon are:

  1. Avignon-Est
  2. Avignon-Nord
  3. Avignon-Ouest
  4. Avignon-Sud
  5. Bédarrides
  6. Bollène
  7. L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue
  8. Orange-Est
  9. Orange-Ouest
  10. Valréas

Communes[edit]

The communes of the arrondissement of Avignon, and their INSEE codes, are:

1. Avignon (84007) 2. Bollène (84019) 3. Bédarrides (84016)
4. Cabrières-d'Avignon (84025) 5. Caderousse (84027) 6. Camaret-sur-Aigues (84029)
7. Châteauneuf-de-Gadagne (84036) 8. Châteauneuf-du-Pape (84037) 9. Courthézon (84039)
10. Fontaine-de-Vaucluse (84139) 11. Grillon (84053) 12. Jonquerettes (84055)
13. Jonquières (84056) 14. L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue (84054) 15. Lagarde-Paréol (84061)
16. Lagnes (84062) 17. Lamotte-du-Rhône (84063) 18. Lapalud (84064)
19. Le Pontet (84092) 20. Le Thor (84132) 21. Mondragon (84078)
22. Morières-lès-Avignon (84081) 23. Mornas (84083) 24. Orange (84087)
25. Piolenc (84091) 26. Richerenches (84097) 27. Saint-Saturnin-lès-Avignon (84119)
28. Sainte-Cécile-les-Vignes (84106) 29. Saumane-de-Vaucluse (84124) 30. Sorgues (84129)
31. Sérignan-du-Comtat (84127) 32. Travaillan (84134) 33. Uchaux (84135)
34. Valréas (84138) 35. Vedène (84141) 36. Violès (84149)
37. Visan (84150)

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Coordinates: 43°57′00″N 4°49′00″E / 43.9500°N 4.8167°E / 43.9500; 4.8167