Arrondissement of Fort-de-France

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Arrondissement of France
Location of Fort-de-France in Martinique
Location of Fort-de-France in Martinique
Country France
Region Martinique
Department Martinique
Cantons 16
Communes 4
Prefecture Fort-de-France
 • Total 171 km2 (66 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 166,139
 • Density 970/km2 (2,500/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 Bibliothèque Shoelcher in Fort-de-France

The arrondissement of Fort-de-France is an arrondissement of France in the Martinique department in the Martinique region. It has 16 cantons and four communes.



The cantons of the arrondissement of Fort-de-France are:

  1. Fort-de-France 1st Canton
  2. Fort-de-France 2nd Canton
  3. Fort-de-France 3rd Canton
  4. Fort-de-France 4th Canton
  5. Fort-de-France 5th Canton
  6. Fort-de-France 6th Canton
  7. Fort-de-France 7th Canton
  8. Fort-de-France 8th Canton
  9. Fort-de-France 9th Canton
  10. Fort-de-France 10th Canton
  11. Le Lamentin 1st Canton Sud-Bourg
  12. Le Lamentin 2nd Canton Nord
  13. Le Lamentin 3rd Canton Est
  14. Saint-Joseph
  15. Schœlcher 1st Canton
  16. Schœlcher 2nd Canton


The communes of the arrondissement of Fort-de-France, and their INSEE codes, are:

1. Fort-de-France (97209) 2. Le Lamentin (97213) 3. Saint-Joseph (97224) 4. Schœlcher (97229)

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Coordinates: 14°36′28″N 61°04′19″W / 14.60778°N 61.07194°W / 14.60778; -61.07194