Arrondissement of Toulon

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Toulon
Location within the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Location within the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentVar
No. of communes32
PrefectureToulon
Area
 • Total1,233.5 km2 (476.3 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total567,852
 • Density460/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
INSEE code832

The arrondissement of Toulon is an arrondissement of France in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region. It has 32 communes.[1] Its population is 567,852 (2016), and its area is 1,233.5 km2 (476.3 sq mi).[2]

Composition[edit]

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

  1. Bandol (83009)
  2. Le Beausset (83016)
  3. Belgentier (83017)
  4. Bormes-les-Mimosas (83019)
  5. La Cadière-d'Azur (83027)
  6. Carqueiranne (83034)
  7. Le Castellet (83035)
  8. Collobrières (83043)
  9. La Crau (83047)
  10. Cuers (83049)
  11. Évenos (83053)
  12. La Farlède (83054)
  13. La Garde (83062)
  14. Hyères (83069)
  15. Le Lavandou (83070)
  16. La Londe-les-Maures (83071)
  17. Ollioules (83090)
  18. Pierrefeu-du-Var (83091)
  19. Le Pradet (83098)
  20. Le Revest-les-Eaux (83103)
  21. Riboux (83105)
  22. Saint-Cyr-sur-Mer (83112)
  23. Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer (83153)
  24. Sanary-sur-Mer (83123)
  25. La Seyne-sur-Mer (83126)
  26. Signes (83127)
  27. Six-Fours-les-Plages (83129)
  28. Solliès-Pont (83130)
  29. Solliès-Toucas (83131)
  30. Solliès-Ville (83132)
  31. Toulon (83137)
  32. La Valette-du-Var (83144)

History[edit]

The arrondissement of Toulon was created in 1800.[3] At the January 2017 reorganisation of the arrondissements of Var, it lost two communes to the arrondissement of Brignoles.[4]

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 Toulon were, as of January 2015:[5]

  1. Le Beausset
  2. Collobrières
  3. La Crau
  4. Cuers
  5. La Garde
  6. Hyères-Est
  7. Hyères-Ouest
  8. Ollioules
  9. Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer
  10. La Seyne-sur-Mer
  11. Six-Fours-les-Plages
  12. Solliès-Pont
  13. Toulon-1
  14. Toulon-2
  15. Toulon-3
  16. Toulon-4
  17. Toulon-5
  18. Toulon-6
  19. Toulon-7
  20. Toulon-8
  21. Toulon-9
  22. La Valette-du-Var

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Arrondissement de Toulon (832)". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-04.
  2. ^ "Comparateur de territoire, géographie au 01/01/2019". INSEE. Retrieved 2019-10-04.
  3. ^ Historique du Var
  4. ^ "Arrêté préfectoral, 20 December 2016" (PDF). pp. 17–21. Retrieved 2019-10-27.
  5. ^ "Populations légales 2012" (PDF). INSEE. December 2014. Retrieved 2019-10-07.

Coordinates: 43°07′N 5°56′E / 43.12°N 5.93°E / 43.12; 5.93