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Ardennes
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The term prefecture has been used to denote a self-governing body or area since the time of Constantine I, who divided the Roman Empire into 4 districts (each divided into dioceses). Much like a state or city, these were largely self-governed; however each owed allegiance to Rome. A... Prefecture Categories: France geography stubs | Communes of Ardennes ... Charleville-Mézières
Subprefecture is an administrative level that is below prefecture or province. Contents // 1 Albania 2 Burkina Faso 3 Chad 4 China 5 France 6 Guadeloupe 7 Guinea 8 Japan 9 Turkey 10 Vietnam Albania There are twelve Albanian counties or prefectures, each of which is subdivided into several districts, sometimes... Subprefectures Rethel is a commune of northeastern France, in the Ardennes département, of which it is a sous-préfecture. Miscellaneous Rethel was the birthplace of: Jacques Boucher de Crèvecœur de Perthes (1788-1868), geologist and antiquary Louis Christophe François Hachette (1800-1864), publisher. See also... Rethel
For other uses of Sedan, see Sedan (disambiguation). Sedan is a city and commune in France, a sous-préfecture of the Ardennes département. Population: 21,117. History During the Franco-Prussian War, on September 2, 1870 the French emperor Napoleon III was taken prisoner with 100,000 of... Sedan
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Location
Location of Ardennes in France

Ardennes is a This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level Départements... département in the northeast of Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. Subject to disclaimers. Trying... France named after the The Ardennes is a region of extensive forests and rolling hill country (its highest point is under 700 m), primarily in Belgium and Luxembourg, but stretching into France (lending its name to the Ardennes département and the Champagne-Ardenne région) and Germany, where this range is known as... Ardennes area.

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History

The department was one of the original 83 departments created during the History of France Series - This is a timeline of French history. 1850s: 1850 - 1851 - 1852 - 1853 - 1854 - 1855 - 1856 - 1857 - 1858 - 1859 1860s: 1860 - 1861 - 1862 - 1863 - 1864 - 1865 - 1866 - 1867 - 1868 - 1869 1870s: 1870 - 1871 - 1872 - 1873 - 1874 - 1875 - 1876 - 1877 - 1878 - 1879 1880s: 1880 - 1881 - 1882 - 1883 - 1884... French Revolution on March 4 is the 63rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (64th in leap years). There are 302 days remaining. March Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa   1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19... March 4, Years: 1787 1788 1789 - 1790 - 1791 1792 1793 Decades: 1760s 1770s 1780s - 1790s - 1800s 1810s 1820s Centuries: 17th century - 18th century - 19th century 1790 in art 1790 in literature 1790 in music 1790 in science List of state leaders in 1790 List of religious leaders in 1790 Contents // 1 Events... 1790. It is constituted of parts of the former provinces of The word Champagne can have one of several meanings when stated alone. Uses of this word include: Champagne (province) - a region in France, ruled in the past by the Counts of Champagne Champagne (beverage) - a sparkling wine Champagne (movie) - a 1928 movie by Alfred Hitchcock Champagne (band) Champagne color - several... Champagne and Argonne can refer to several different things. Argonne Forest in France small woodlands named Argonne Forest after the French one, in Palos Preserve, Illinois and Dayton, Ohio Meuse-Argonne offensive, also called the Battle of Argonne Forest, a WWI battle Argonne, Wisconsin, a town USS Argonne, a U.S. Navy... Argonne, and the principality of For other uses of Sedan, see Sedan (disambiguation). Sedan is a city and commune in France, a sous-préfecture of the Ardennes département. Population: 21,117. History During the Franco-Prussian War, on September 2, 1870 the French emperor Napoleon III was taken prisoner with 100,000 of... Sedan.


The area has been the location of much fighting, both in Download high resolution version (800x769, 100 KB)Soldiers of an Australian 4th Division field artillery brigade on a duckboard track passing through Chateau Wood, near Hooge in the Ypres salient, October 29, 1917. The photograph was taken by James Francis Hurley. The leading soldier is Gunner James Fulton and the... World War I and in Download high resolution version (800x1094, 114 KB)Picture taken of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki on August 9, 1945. The picture was taken from one of the B-29 Superfortresses used in the attack. Picture taken from http://www.archives.gov/research_room/research_topics/world_war_2_photos/images/ww2_1623.jpg Page: http://www... World War II, such as the Battle of the Ardennes and the The Battle of the Bulge Conflict World War II Date December 16, 1944 – January 15, 1945 Place The Ardennes Result Allied victory Combatants United States Germany Commanders Dwight Eisenhower Gerd von Rundstedt Strength 80,000 men, 400 tanks, 400 guns (Dec 16 - start of the Battle) 200,000 men... Battle of the Bulge.


Geography

The department is surrounded by the French departments of Meuse Missing image Blason_france_Meuse_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Meuse Details Information Number 55 Region Lorraine Prefecture Bar-le-Duc Subprefecture Commercy Verdun Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 88th 192,198 31 /km² Area 6,211 km² Arrondissements 3 Cantons 31 Communes 498 President of the general... Meuse, Marne is a region in France. Within it is the subregion of Champagne, known for its sparkling wines. Marne Missing image Marne.png Image:Marne.png Map of Marne Information Number 51 Region Champagne-Ardenne Prefecture Châlons-en-Champagne Subprefecture Épernay Reims Sainte-Menehould Vitry-le-François Population... Marne, and Aisne Missing image Blason_france_Aisne_petit.jpg Coat of Arms of Aisne Details Information Number 02 Region Picardie Prefecture Laon Subprefectures Château-Thierry Vervins Saint-Quentin Soissons Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 46th 535,489 73 /km² Area 7,369 km² Arrondissements 5 Cantons 42 Communes 816 President of... Aisne and by Belgium on the north.


Situated in the The Ardennes is a region of extensive forests and rolling hill country (its highest point is under 700 m), primarily in Belgium and Luxembourg, but stretching into France (lending its name to the Ardennes département and the Champagne-Ardenne région) and Germany, where this range is known as... Ardennes uplands on the border with For other uses, see Belgium (disambiguation). The word Belgian redirects to this page. For an article about the horse breed, see Belgian (horse). The Kingdom of Belgium (Dutch: Koninkrijk België, French: Royaume de Belgique, German: Königreich Belgien) is a country in Netherlands, Germany, Luxembourg, France, and the North Sea... Belgium, the department of Ardennes includes many areas of very dense woodland.


The principal river is the Maas The Meuse(Maas) at Maastricht Length 925 km Elevation of the source 409 m Average discharge 230 m³/s Area watershed 36 000 km² Origin France Mouth Hollands Diep Basin countries France - Belgium - Netherlands The Meuse (Dutch Maas) is a large European river rising in France, flowing through Belgium... Meuse River.


Demographics

The population of Ardennes has been in steady decrease since 1982 due to exodus to the cities. With 1.3 million people and a density of 52/km², it is one of France's least populated regions.


Miscellaneous topics

List of the communes of the Ardennes département


External links

  • Prefecture website (http://www.ardennes.pref.gouv.fr/)
  • Conseil général website (http://www.cg08.fr/)
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Blason_france_Aude_petit.jpg Coat of Arms Aude Details Information Region Languedoc-Roussillon Prefecture Carcassonne Subprefectures Limoux Narbonne Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 71st 309,770 50 /km² Area 6,139 km² Arrondissements 3 Cantons 35 Communes 438 President of the general council XX Location Aude is... 11 | Aveyron Missing image Blason_france_Aveyron_petit.jpg Coat of Arms Aveyron Details Information Number 12 Region Midi-Pyrénées Prefecture Rodez Subprefectures Millau Villefranche-de-Rouergue Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 78th 263,808 30 /km² Area 8,735,km² Arrondissements 3 Cantons 46 Communes 304 President of the... 12 | Bouches-du-Rhône Coat of Arms of Bouches-du-Rhône Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level Départements Départements doutre-mer Arrondissement... 13 | Calvados Missing image Blason_france_Calvados_petit.jpg Coat of Arms of Calvados Details Information Number 14 Region Basse-Normandie Prefecture Caen Subprefectures Bayeux Lisieux Vire Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 31st 648,385 117 /km² Area 5,548 km² Arrondissements 4 Cantons 49 Communes 705 President of the general council... 14 | Cantal Missing image Blason_france_Cantal_petit.jpg Coat of Arms du Cantal Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France... 15 | Charente Missing image Blason_france_Charente_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Charente Details Information Number 16 Region Poitou-Charentes Prefecture Angoulême Subprefectures Cognac Confolens Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 66th 339,628 57 /km² Area 5,956 km² Arrondissements 3 Cantons 35 Communes 404 President of the general... 16 | Charente-Maritime Missing image Blason_france_Charente-Maritime_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Charente-Maritime Details Information Number 17 Region Poitou-Charentes Prefecture La Rochelle Subprefectures Jonzac Rochefort Saintes Saint-Jean-dAngély Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 39th 557,024 81 /km² Area 6,864 km² Arrondissements... 17 | Cher Coat of Arms of Cher Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions R... 18 | Corrèze Missing image Blason_france_Corrèze_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Corrèze Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level Départements D... 19 | Corse-du-Sud Map of Corsica Information Number 2A Region Corse Prefecture Ajaccio Subprefecture Sartène Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 99th 118,593 30 /km² Area 4,014 km² Arrondissements 2 Cantons 22 Communes 124 President of the general council XX Location Missing image Carte_France_Département_2A.png... 2A | Haute-Corse Map of Corsica Information Number 2B Region Corse Prefecture Bastia Subprefectures Calvi Corte Population  - Total (2002)  - Density Ranked 93rd 141,603 30 /km² Area 4,666 km² Arrondissements 3 Cantons 30 Communes 236 President of the general council XX Location Missing image Carte_France_Département_2B.png Location... 2B | Côte-dOr Missing image Cotedor.jpg Image:cotedor.jpg Map of Côte-dOr Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This article is... 21 | Côtes-dArmor Missing image Blason_france_Côtes-dArmor_petit.jpg Coat of Arms of Côtes-dArmor Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the... 22 | Creuse Missing image Blason_france_Creuse_petit.jpg Coat of Arms of la Creuse Details Information Number 23 Region Limousin Prefecture Guéret Subprefecture Aubusson Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 97th 125,000 24 /km² Area 5,565 km² Arrondissements 2 Cantons 27 Communes 260 President of the general council Jean... 23 | Dordogne Coat of arms of French department of Dordogne. 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Blason_france_Haute-Garonne_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Haute-Garonne Details Information Number 31 Region Midi-Pyrénées Prefecture Toulouse Subprefectures Saint-Gaudens, Haute-Garonne Muret Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 17th 1,046,338 166 /km² Area 6,309 km² Arrondissements 3... 31 | Gers Missing image Blason_france_Gers_petit.jpg Coat of Arms du Gers Details Information Number 32 Region Midi-Pyrénées Prefecture Auch Subprefectures Condom Mirande Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 89th 172,335 28 /km² Area 6,257 km² Arrondissements 3 Cantons 31 Communes 463 President of the general... 32 | Gironde Missing image Blason_france_Gironde_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Gironde Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of... 33 | Hérault Missing image Blason_france_Hérault_petit.jpg Coat of Arms Hérault Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level Départements Départements doutre... 34 | Ille-et-Vilaine is a This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre... 35 | Indre Coat of Arms of Indre Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions R... 36 | Département dIndre-et-Loire Missing image Blason_france_Indre-et-Loire_petit.jpg Coat of Arms dIndre-et-Loire Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This... 37 | Isère Missing image Blason_france_Isère_petit.jpg Coat of Arms Isère Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level Départements Départements doutre... 38 | Jura Map of Jura Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level Départements Départements doutre-mer Arrondissement level Arrondissements Cantonal level Cantons Communal level Communes Communautés... 39 | Landes Missing image Blason_france_Landes_petit.jpg Coat of Arms of Landes Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France... 40 | Loir-et-Cher Missing image Blason_france_Loir-et-Cher_petit.jpg Coat of Arms du Loir-et-Cher Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This article is part of... 41 | Loire Missing image Blason_france_Loire_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Loire Details Information Number 42 Region Rhône-Alpes Prefecture Saint-Étienne Subprefectures Montbrison Roanne Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 27th 728,524 152 /km² Area 4,781 km² Arrondissements 3 Cantons 40 Communes 327 President of the... 42 | Haute-Loire Missing image Blason_france_Haute-Loire_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Haute-Loire Details Information Number 43 Region Auvergne Prefecture Le Puy-en-Velay Subprefecture Brioude Yssingeaux Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 85th 209,113 42 /km² Area 4,977 km² Arrondissements 3 Cantons 35 Communes 260... 43 | Loire-Atlantique Missing image Blason_france_Loire-Atlantique_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Loire-Atlantique Details Information Number 44 Region Pays de la Loire Prefecture Nantes Subprefecture Ancenis Châteaubriant Saint-Nazaire Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 13th 1,134,266 166 /km² Area 6,815 km² Arrondissements 4... 44 | Loiret Missing image Blason_france_Loiret_petit.jpg Coat of Arms du Loiret Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France... 45 | Lot Missing image Blason_france_Lot_petit.jpg Coat of Arms du Lot Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level 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4 Cantons 41 Communes 363 President of the general... 49 | Manche Missing image Blason_france_Manche_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Manche Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of... 50 | Marne is a region in France. Within it is the subregion of Champagne, known for its sparkling wines. Marne Missing image Marne.png Image:Marne.png Map of Marne Information Number 51 Region Champagne-Ardenne Prefecture Châlons-en-Champagne Subprefecture Épernay Reims Sainte-Menehould Vitry-le-François Population... 51 | Haute-Marne Coat of Arms of Haute-Marne Information Number 52 Région Champagne-Ardenne Préfecture Chaumont Subprefecture Langres Saint-Dizier Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 87th 194,873 31 /km² Area 6,211 km² Arrondissements 3 Cantons 32 Communes 432 President of the general council XX... 52 | Mayenne Missing image Blason_france_Mayenne_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Mayenne Details Information Number 53 Region Pays de la Loire Prefecture Laval Subprefecture Château-Gontier Mayenne Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 77th 285,338 55 /km² Area 5,175 km² Arrondissements 3 Cantons 32 Communes 261 President... 53 | Meurthe-et-Moselle Missing image Blason_france_Meurthe-et-Moselle_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Meurthe-et-Moselle Details Information Number 54 Region Lorraine Prefecture Nancy Subprefecture Briey Lunéville Toul Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 28th 713,779 136 /km² Area 5,246 km²; Arrondissements 4 Cantons 44... 54 | Meuse Missing image Blason_france_Meuse_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Meuse Details Information Number 55 Region Lorraine Prefecture Bar-le-Duc Subprefecture Commercy Verdun Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 88th 192,198 31 /km² Area 6,211 km² Arrondissements 3 Cantons 31 Communes 498 President of the general... 55 | Morbihan Missing image Blason_france_Morbihan_petit.jpg Coat of Arms du Morbihan Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France... 56 | Moselle Missing image Blason_france_Moselle_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Moselle Details Information Number 57 Region Lorraine Prefecture Metz Subprefectures Boulay-Moselle Château-Salins Forbach Sarrebourg Sarreguemines Thionville Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 19th 1,023,447 165 /km² Area 6,216 km² Arrondissements 9 Cantons 51... 57 | Nièvre Missing image Blason_france_Nièvre_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Nièvre Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This article is part... 58 | Nord Coat of Arms of Nord Information Number 59 Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais Prefecture Lille Subprefectures Avesnes-sur-Helpe Cambrai Douai Dunkerque Valenciennes Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 1st 2,555,020 445 /km² Area 5,743 km² Arrondissements 6 Cantons 79 Communes 652 President of the... 59 | Oise Missing image Blason_france_Oise_petit.jpg Coat of Arms Oise Details Information Number 60 Region Picardie Prefecture Beauvais Subprefectures Clermont Compiègne Senlis Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 25th 766,441 131 /km² Area 5,860 km² Arrondissements 4 Cantons 41 Communes 693 President of the general council Jean... 60 | Orne Missing image Blason_france_Orne_petit.jpg Coat of Arms Orne Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional... 61 | Pas-de-Calais Missing image Blason_france_Pas-de-Calais_petit.jpg Coat of Arms du Pas-de-Calais Details Information Number 62 Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais Prefecture Arras Subprefectures Béthune Boulogne-sur-Mer Calais Lens Montreuil-sur-Mer Saint-Omer Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 5th 1,441... 62 | Puy-de-Dôme Missing image Blason_france_Puy-de-Dôme_petit.jpg Coat of Arms du Puy-de-Dôme Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the... 63 | Pyrénées-Atlantiques Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions... 64 | Hautes-Pyrénées Missing image Blason_france_Hautes-Pyrénées_petit.jpg Coat of Arms of Hautes-Pyrénées Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions R... 65 | Pyrénées-Orientales Missing image Blason_france_XXX_petit.jpg Coat of Arms of Pyrénées-Orientales Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level... 66 | Bas-Rhin Missing image Blason_france_Bas-Rhin_petit.jpg Coat of Arms du Bas-Rhin Details Information Number 67 Region Alsace Prefecture Strasbourg Subprefecture Haguenau Molsheim Saverne Sélestat Wissembourg Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 18th 1,026,120 216 /km² Area 4,755 km² Arrondissements 7 Cantons 44 Communes... 67 | Haut-Rhin Missing image Blason_france_Haut-Rhin_petit.jpg Coat of Arms du Haut-Rhin Details Information Number 68 Region Alsace Prefecture Colmar Subprefectures Altkirch Guebwiller Mulhouse Ribeauvillé Thann Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 29th 708,025 201 /km² Area 3,525 km² Arrondissements 6 Cantons 31 Communes 377 President... 68 | Rhône Missing image Blason_france_Rhône_petit.jpg Coat of Arms du Rhône Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level Départements Départements... 69 | Haute-Saône Missing image Blason_france_Haute-Saône_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Haute-Saône Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level... 70 | Saône-et-Loire Missing image Blason_france_Saône-et-Loire_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Saône-et-Loire Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of... 71 | Sarthe Missing image Blason_france_Sarthe_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Sarthe Details Information Number 72 Region Pays de la Loire Prefecture Le Mans Subprefecture La Flèche Mamers Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 47th 529,851 85 /km² Area 6,206 km² Arrondissements 3 Cantons 40 Communes 375... 72 | Savoie Missing image Blason_france_Savoie_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Savoie Details Information Number 73 Region Rhône-Alpes Prefecture Chambéry Subprefectures Albertville Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 61st 373 258 62 /km² Area 6,028 km²; Arrondissements 3 Cantons 37 Communes 305... 73 | Haute-Savoie Missing image Blason_france_Haute-Savoie_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Haute-Savoie Details Information Number 74 Region Rhône-Alpes Prefecture Annecy Subprefectures Bonneville Saint-Julien-en-Genevois Thonon-les-Bains Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 33rd 631 679 144 /km² Area 4,388 km² Arrondissements... 74 | For other uses, see Paris is the name of a variety of things. Contents // 1 Locations 2 People 2.1 Mythology and fiction 3 Other Locations France Paris Canada Paris, Ontario Paris, Yukon United States Paris, Arkansas Perris, California Paris, Idaho Paris, Illinois Paris, Kentucky Paris, Michigan Paris, Missouri Paris... 75 | Seine-Maritime Missing image Blason_france_Seine-Maritime_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Seine-Maritime Details Information Number 76 Region Haute-Normandie Prefecture Rouen Subprefectures Dieppe Le Havre Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 10th 1,239,138 197 /km² Area 6,278 km² Arrondissements 3 Cantons 69 Communes 745... 76 | Seine-et-Marne Missing image Blason_france_Seine-et-Marne_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Seine-et-Marne Details Information Number 77 Region Île-de-France Prefecture Melun Subprefecture Fontainebleau Meaux Provins Torcy Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 12th 1,193,767 202 /km² Area 5,915 km² Arrondissements... 77 | Yvelines Missing image Blason_france_Yvelines_petit.jpg Coat of Arms of Yvelines Details Information Number 78 Region Île-de-France Prefecture Versailles Subprefectures Mantes-la-Jolie Rambouillet Saint-Germain-en-Laye Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 8th 1,354,304 593 /km² Area 2,284 km² Arrondissements 4 Cantons 39... 78 | Deux-Sèvres Missing image Blason_france_Deux-Sèvres_petit.jpg Coat of Arms dev Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level Départements Départements doutre... 79 | Somme Missing image Blason_france_Somme_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Somme Details Information Number 80 Region Picardie Prefecture Amiens Subprefectures Abbeville Montdidier Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 40th 555,551 90 /km² Area 6,170 km²; Arrondissements 4 Cantons 46 Communes 783 President of the general council XX... 80 | For other uses, see Tarn (disambiguation). Département du Tarn Missing image Blason_france_Tarn_petit.jpg Coat of Arms du Tarn Details Information Number 81 Region Midi-Pyrénées Prefecture Albi Subprefecture Castres Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 65th 343,402 60 /km² Area 5,758 km² Arrondissements 2... 81 | Tarn-et-Garonne Missing image Blason_france_Tarn-et-Garonne_petit.jpg Coat of Arms du Tarn-et-Garonne Details Information Number 82 Region Midi-Pyrénées Prefecture Montauban Subprefecture Castelsarrasin Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 86th 206,034 55 /km² Area 3,718 km² Arrondissements 2 Cantons 30 Communes... 82 | For other uses, see Var (disambiguation). Var Coat of Arms du Var Details Information Number 83 Region Provence-Alpes-Côte dAzur Prefecture Toulon Subprefecture Brignoles Draguignan Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 21st 898,441 150 /km² Area 5,973 km² Arrondissements 3 Cantons 43 Communes 153... 83 | Département de Vaucluse Missing image Blason_france_Vaucluse_petit.jpg Coat of Arms du Vaucluse Details Information Number 84 Region Provence-Alpes-Côte dAzur Prefecture Avignon Subprefecture Apt Carpentras Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 50th 501,925 (source : INSEE) 140 /km² Area 3,567 km² Arrondissements 3... 84 | Vendée Missing image Blason_france_Vendée_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Vendée Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level Départements D... 85 | This article is about the French département. For the city, see Vienne, Isère. Vienne Missing image Blason_france_Vienne_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Vienne Details Information Number 86 Region Poitou-Charentes Prefecture Poitiers Subprefectures Châtellerault Montmorillon Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 56th 399,024 57... 86 | Haute-Vienne Missing image Blason_france_Haute-Vienne_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Haute-Vienne Details Information Number 87 Region Limousin Prefecture Limoges Subprefecture Bellac Rochechouart Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 62nd 353,893 64 /km² Area 5,520 km² Arrondissements 3 Cantons 42 Communes 201 President of the... 87 | Vosges Missing image Blason_france_Vosges_petit.jpg Coat of Arms of Vosges Details Information Number 88 Region Lorraine Prefecture Épinal Subprefecture Neufchâteau, Saint-Dié-des-Vosges Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 60th 380,952 65 /km² Area 5,874 km Arrondissements 3 Cantons 31 Communes 515 President of the... 88 | Yonne Missing image Blason_france_Yonne_petit.jpg Coat of Arms Yonne Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional... 89 | Territoire-de-Belfort Missing image Blason_france_Territoire-de-Belfort_petit.jpg Coat of Arms du Territoire-de-Belfort Details Information Number 90 Region Franche-Comt Prefecture Belfort Subprefecture None Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 95th 137,408 226 /km Area 609 km Arrondissements 1 Cantons 15 Communes 99 President of... 90 | Essonne Details Information Number 91 Region Île-de-France Prefecture Évry Subprefecture Corbeil-Essonnes Étampes Palaiseau Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 14th 1,134,238 629 /km² Area 1,804 km² Arrondissements 3 Cantons 41 Communes 196 President of the general council Michel Berson Location The French d... 91 | Hauts-de-Seine Information Number 92 Region Île-de-France Prefecture Nanterre Subprefecture Antony Boulogne-Billancourt Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 6th 1,428,881 8,119 /km² Area 176 km² Arrondissements 3 Cantons 45 Communes 36 President of the general council   Location Hauts-de-Seine is... 92 | Seine-Saint-Denis Missing image Blason_france_Seine-Saint-Denis_petit.jpg Coat of Arms de la Seine-Saint-Denis Details Information Number 93 Region Ile-de-France Prefecture Bobigny Subprefecture Le Raincy Saint-Denis Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 7th 1,382,861 5,860 /km² Area 236 km²; Arrondissements... 93 | Val-de-Marne Missing image Blason_france_Val-de-Marne_petit.jpg Coat of Arms du Val-de-Marne Details Information Number 94 Region Ile-de-France Prefecture Créteil Subprefecture LHaÿ-les-Roses Nogent-sur-Marne Population  - Total (1999)  - Density Ranked 11th 1,227,250 5009 /km² Area 245... 94 | Val-dOise Missing image Blason_france_Val-dOise_petit.jpg Coat of Arms du Val-dOise Details Information This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level Départements Départements... 95
Les DOM- This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level Départements Départements doutre-mer Arrondissement level Arrondissements Cantonal level Cantons Communal level Communes Communautés urbaines Communautés dagglomération... TOM: Guadeloupe, in the Caribbean Sea, is an archipelago with a total area of 1,704 km² located in the Eastern Caribbean. Administratively speaking, Guadeloupe is an overseas département (département doutre-mer, or DOM) of France. As the other DOMs, Guadeloupe is also a région of France... 971 | The département of Martinique is an overseas département (département doutre-mer, or DOM) of France, located in the Caribbean Sea. The capital is Fort-de-France. Population at the 1999 census: 381,427 inhabitants. Population as of 1.1.2004 estimates: 393,000 inhabitants. It has... 972 | French Guiana (French: Guyane) is an overseas département (département doutre-mer, or DOM) of France, located on the Caribbean coast of South America. Guyane Region Guyane Official language French Political status Non-sovereign, overseas department of France Department Number 973 Préfecture Cayenne Sous-préfecture Saint... 973 | Réunion is an island, as well as an overseas This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level Départements Départements doutre-mer Arrondissement level Arrondissements Cantonal level... 974 | Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. Start the Saint-Pierre-and-Miquelon article (http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Saint-Pierre-and-Miquelon&action=edit) ... Search for Saint-Pierre-and-Miquelon in other articles Look for Saint-Pierre-and-Miquelon in... 975 | Map of Mayotte. Mayotte is an overseas collectivity of France at the northern end of the Mozambique Channel in the Indian Ocean, between northern Madagascar and northern Mozambique, near (and formerly part of) the Comoros. It has an Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) of .yt. Contents // 1 History... 976 | The Collectivity of Wallis and Futuna (French: Collectivité de Wallis et Futuna) is a group of mainly three volcanic tropical islands (Wallis, Futuna, and Alofi) with fringing reefs located in the South Pacific Ocean. Collectivité des Îles Wallis et Futuna coat of arms (In Detail) (Full size) National motto: Xxxxx... 986 | Polynésie Française National motto: None Official language French Political status Dependent territory Capital Papeete Largest City Papeete President Oscar Temaru Area  - Total  - % water 4,167 km² 12% Population  - Total (2002)  - Density 245,405 64/km² Currency CFP franc Time zone UTC -10 Internet TLD... 987 | Map of New Caledonia New Caledonia (French: Nouvelle-Calédonie; popular names: Kanaky, Le caillou) is a French territory of 18,575 km² (7,172 sq. miles) made up of a main island and several smaller islands, in the southwest Pacific. Population in 2004 is about 220,000 inhabitants (Projection... 988 | The French Southern Territories (long name: Territory of the French Southern and Antarctic Lands, French: Territoire des Terres Australes et Antarctiques Françaises or TAAF) are antarctic, volcanic islands in the southern Indian Ocean, south of Africa and about equidistant between Africa, Antarctica, and Australia. Terres australes et antarctiques fran... French Southern Territories | Îles Éparses
This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level Départements Départements doutre-mer Arrondissement level Arrondissements... Administrative divisions of France: régions - This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level This article is part of the series: This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level Départements... départements - This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level Départements Départements doutre-mer Arrondissement level Arrondissements Cantonal level Cantons Communal level Communes Communautés urbaines Communautés dagglomération Communautés de communes... arrondissements - This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level Départements Départements doutre-mer Arrondissement level Arrondissements Cantonal level Cantons Communal level Communes Communautés urbaines Communautés dagglomération Communautés de communes... cantons - This article is part of the series: Administrative divisions of France Regional level Régions Régions doutre-mer Departmental level Départements Départements doutre-mer Arrondissement level Arrondissements Cantonal level Cantons Communal level Communes Communautés urbaines Communautés dagglomération Communautés de communes... communes

 
 

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