Arrondissement of Brioude

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Brioude
Location within the region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Location within the region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentHaute-Loire
No. of communes111
SubprefectureBrioude
Area
 • Total1,886.8 km2 (728.5 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total45,768
 • Density24/km2 (63/sq mi)
INSEE code431

The Arrondissement of Brioude is an arrondissement of France in the Haute-Loire department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. It has 111 communes. In 2007 it absorbed the canton of Saugues from the arrondissement of Le Puy-en-Velay.[1] Its population is 45,768 (2016), and its area is 1,886.8 km2 (728.5 sq mi).[2]

Composition[edit]

Cantons[edit]

The cantons of the arrondissement of Brioude are:

Communes[edit]

The communes of the arrondissement of Brioude are:[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ INSEE, Modifications territoriales
  2. ^ "Comparateur de territoire, géographie au 01/01/2019". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-01.
  3. ^ "Arrondissement de Brioude (431)". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-01.

Coordinates: 45°17′40″N 3°23′06″E / 45.29444°N 3.38500°E / 45.29444; 3.38500