Arrondissement of Nérac

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Nérac
Location within the region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Location within the region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentLot-et-Garonne
No. of communes58
SubprefectureNérac
Area
 • Total1,400.3 km2 (540.7 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total39,020
 • Density28/km2 (72/sq mi)
INSEE code474

The arrondissement of Nérac is an arrondissement of France in the Lot-et-Garonne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region. It has 58 communes.[1] Its population is 39,020 (2016), and its area is 1,400.3 km2 (540.7 sq mi).[2]

Composition[edit]

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

  1. Allons, Lot-et-Garonne (47007)
  2. Ambrus (47008)
  3. Andiran (47009)
  4. Anzex (47012)
  5. Barbaste (47021)
  6. Beauziac (47026)
  7. Boussès (47039)
  8. Bruch (47041)
  9. Buzet-sur-Baïse (47043)
  10. Calignac (47045)
  11. Casteljaloux (47052)
  12. Caubeyres (47058)
  13. Damazan (47078)
  14. Durance (47085)
  15. Espiens (47090)
  16. Fargues-sur-Ourbise (47093)
  17. Feugarolles (47097)
  18. Fieux (47098)
  19. Francescas (47102)
  20. Fréchou (47103)
  21. Houeillès (47119)
  22. Lamontjoie (47133)
  23. Lannes (47134)
  24. Lasserre (47139)
  25. Lavardac (47143)
  26. Leyritz-Moncassin (47148)
  27. Mézin (47167)
  28. Moncaut (47172)
  29. Moncrabeau (47174)
  30. Mongaillard (47176)
  31. Monheurt (47177)
  32. Montagnac-sur-Auvignon (47180)
  33. Montesquieu (47186)
  34. Nérac (47195)
  35. Nomdieu (47197)
  36. Pindères (47205)
  37. Pompiey (47207)
  38. Pompogne (47208)
  39. Poudenas (47211)
  40. Puch-d'Agenais (47214)
  41. Razimet (47220)
  42. Réaup-Lisse (47221)
  43. La Réunion (47222)
  44. Sainte-Maure-de-Peyriac (47258)
  45. Saint-Laurent (47249)
  46. Saint-Léger (47250)
  47. Saint-Léon (47251)
  48. Saint-Martin-Curton (47254)
  49. Saint-Pé-Saint-Simon (47266)
  50. Saint-Pierre-de-Buzet (47267)
  51. Saint-Vincent-de-Lamontjoie (47282)
  52. Sauméjan (47286)
  53. Saumont (47287)
  54. Sos (47302)
  55. Thouars-sur-Garonne (47308)
  56. Vianne (47318)
  57. Villefranche-du-Queyran (47320)
  58. Xaintrailles (47327)

History[edit]

The arrondissement of Nérac was created in 1800, disbanded in 1926 and restored in 1942.[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 Nérac were, as of January 2015:[4]

  1. Casteljaloux
  2. Damazan
  3. Francescas
  4. Houeillès
  5. Lavardac
  6. Mézin
  7. Nérac

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Arrondissement de Nérac (474)". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-01.
  2. ^ "Comparateur de territoire, géographie au 01/01/2019". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-01.
  3. ^ Historique de Lot-et-Garonne
  4. ^ "Populations légales 2012" (PDF). INSEE. December 2014. Retrieved 2019-10-22.

Coordinates: 44°08′N 0°20′E / 44.133°N 0.333°E / 44.133; 0.333