Arrondissement of Colmar-Ribeauvillé

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Colmar-Ribeauvillé
Location within the region Grand Est
Location within the region Grand Est
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentHaut-Rhin
No. of communes98
PrefectureColmar
Area
 • Total1,247.9 km2 (481.8 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)
 • Total211,312
 • Density169/km2 (440/sq mi)
INSEE code682
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The arrondissement of Colmar-Ribeauvillé is an arrondissement of France in the Haut-Rhin department in the Grand Est region. It has 98 communes.[1] Its population is 211,312 (2017),[2] and its area is 1,247.9 km2 (481.8 sq mi).[3]

Composition[edit]

The communes of the arrondissement of Colmar-Ribeauvillé are:[1]

History[edit]

The arrondissement of Colmar-Ribeauvillé was created in January 2015 by the merger of the former arrondissements of Colmar and Ribeauvillé.[4] In January 2017 seven communes from the arrondissement of Thann-Guebwiller joined the arrondissement of Colmar-Ribeauvillé.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Arrondissement de Colmar-Ribeauvillé (682)". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-03.
  2. ^ "Populations légales en vigueur à compter du 1er janvier 2020" (PDF). INSEE. Retrieved 2 January 2020.
  3. ^ "Comparateur de territoire, géographie au 01/01/2019". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-03.
  4. ^ Décret n° 2014-1720 du 29 décembre 2014 portant suppression des arrondissements de Guebwiller et de Ribeauvillé (département du Haut-Rhin)
  5. ^ "Arrêté préfectoral n° 2016/1688, 15 December 2016" (PDF). pp. 200–208. Retrieved 2019-10-25.

Coordinates: 48°06′N 7°18′E / 48.1°N 7.3°E / 48.1; 7.3