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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... Clipperton Island

The 100 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... French départements are divided into 342 arrondissements.


The capital of an arrondissement is called sous-préfecture. When an arrondissement contains the In The French Republic or France ( French (Français) Spoken in: The French Republic or France ( French (Fran ais) Spoken in: France and 53 other countries Region: Europe Total speakers: 128 million Ranking: 11 Genetic classification: Indo-European  Italic   Romance    Italo-Western  ... préfecture (capital) of the département, that préfecture is the capital of the arrondissement, acting both as a préfecture and as a sous-préfecture.


Arrondissements are further divided into 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 and 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.


The cities of 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... Paris, This article is about the French city. For other usages (as Lyons), see Lyons (disambiguation). Lyon Région Rhône-Alpes Département Rhône Arrondissement Lyon Cantons chief town of 14 cantons Population (1999) 453,187 Population of the metropolitan area (aire urbaine, 1999) 1,648,216 Area 48... Lyon and Marseilles redirects here. There is also Marseilles, Illinois. Marseille. Marseille (English Marseilles (now rarely used), Provençal Marsilha) is the second largest city in France. Located in the former province of Provence and on the Mediterranean sea, it is Frances largest commercial port. It has a population of 807... Marseille are also divided into municipal arrondissements, not to be confused with the arrondissements dealt with in this article.


See also

  • 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
  • The following is the current list of arrondissements of France (2003): Dép. Arrondissement Population (1999) Area (Square km) Pop density Cantons Communes 01 Belley 79 656 1 307 61 9 107 01 Bourg-en-Bresse 295 351 3 105 95 24 219 01 Gex 59... List of arrondissements of France
  • An arrondissement is an administrative division in some francophone countries: Contents // 1 France 1.1 Paris 1.2 Marseille and Lyon 1.3 Administrative division of France 2 Belgium 3 Canada 3.1 Montreal France Paris Main article: Arrondissements of Paris The city of Paris, in France is divided into... Arrondissement
  • Municipal arrondissement in France

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