Arrondissement of Thann-Guebwiller

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Thann-Guebwiller
Location within the region Grand Est
Location within the region Grand Est
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentHaut-Rhin
No. of communes81
SubprefectureThann
Area
 • Total907.1 km2 (350.2 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total130,270
 • Density140/km2 (370/sq mi)
INSEE code686
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The arrondissement of Thann-Guebwiller is an arrondissement of France in the Haut-Rhin department in the Grand Est region. It has 81 communes.[1] Its population is 130,270 (2016), and its area is 907.1 km2 (350.2 sq mi).[2]

Composition[edit]

The communes of the arrondissement of Thann-Guebwiller are:[1]

History[edit]

The arrondissement of Thann-Guebwiller was created in January 2015 from 42 communes of the former arrondissement of Guebwiller and 49 communes of the former arrondissement of Thann.[3] In January 2017 seven communes from the arrondissement of Thann-Guebwiller joined the arrondissement of Colmar-Ribeauvillé.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Arrondissement de Thann-Guebwiller (686)". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-03.
  2. ^ "Comparateur de territoire, géographie au 01/01/2019". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-03.
  3. ^ Décret n° 2014-1720 du 29 décembre 2014 portant suppression des arrondissements de Guebwiller et de Ribeauvillé (département du Haut-Rhin)
  4. ^ "Arrêté préfectoral n° 2016/1688, 15 December 2016" (PDF). pp. 200–208. Retrieved 2019-10-25.

Coordinates: 47°50′N 7°10′E / 47.83°N 7.17°E / 47.83; 7.17