Arrondissement of Melun

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Melun
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Location within the region Île-de-France
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Seine-et-Marne
No. of  communes 59
Prefecture Melun
Area
  Total617.1 km2 (238.3 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
  Total278,808
  Density450/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
INSEE code 772

The arrondissement of Melun is an arrondissement of France in the Seine-et-Marne department in the Île-de-France region. It has 59 communes. [1] Its population is 278,808 (2016), and its area is 617.1 km2 (238.3 sq mi). [2]

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Composition

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

  1. Andrezel (77004)
  2. Argentières (77007)
  3. Beauvoir (77029)
  4. Blandy (77034)
  5. Boissettes (77038)
  6. Boissise-la-Bertrand (77039)
  7. Boissise-le-Roi (77040)
  8. Bombon (77044)
  9. Cesson (77067)
  10. Champdeuil (77081)
  11. Champeaux (77082)
  12. Le Châtelet-en-Brie (77100)
  13. Châtillon-la-Borde (77103)
  14. Chaumes-en-Brie (77107)
  15. Combs-la-Ville (77122)
  16. Coubert (77127)
  17. Courquetaine (77136)
  18. Crisenoy (77145)
  19. Dammarie-les-Lys (77152)
  20. Échouboulains (77164)
  21. Les Écrennes (77165)
  22. Évry-Grégy-sur-Yerre (77175)
  23. Féricy (77179)
  24. Fontaine-le-Port (77188)
  25. Fouju (77195)
  26. Grisy-Suisnes (77217)
  27. Guignes (77222)
  28. Lieusaint (77251)
  29. Limoges-Fourches (77252)
  30. Lissy (77253)
  31. Livry-sur-Seine (77255)
  32. Machault (77266)
  33. Maincy (77269)
  34. Le Mée-sur-Seine (77285)
  35. Melun (77288)
  36. Moisenay (77295)
  37. Moissy-Cramayel (77296)
  38. Montereau-sur-le-Jard (77306)
  39. Nandy (77326)
  40. Ozouer-le-Voulgis (77352)
  41. Pamfou (77354)
  42. Pringy (77378)
  43. Réau (77384)
  44. La Rochette (77389)
  45. Rubelles (77394)
  46. Saint-Fargeau-Ponthierry (77407)
  47. Saint-Germain-Laxis (77410)
  48. Saint-Méry (77426)
  49. Savigny-le-Temple (77445)
  50. Seine-Port (77447)
  51. Sivry-Courtry (77453)
  52. Soignolles-en-Brie (77455)
  53. Solers (77457)
  54. Valence-en-Brie (77480)
  55. Vaux-le-Pénil (77487)
  56. Vert-Saint-Denis (77495)
  57. Villiers-en-Bière (77518)
  58. Voisenon (77528)
  59. Yèbles (77534)

History

The arrondissement of Melun was created in 1800. [3] In 1993 it lost the two cantons of Roissy-en-Brie and Pontault-Combault to the new arrondissement of Noisiel (since 1994 Torcy). [4] [5] In 2006 it lost the canton of Rozay-en-Brie to the arrondissement of Provins. [3] At the January 2017 reorganisation of the arrondissements of Seine-et-Marne, it lost 10 communes to the arrondissement of Fontainebleau, 15 communes to the arrondissement of Provins and seven communes to the arrondissement of Torcy. [6]

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 Melun were, as of January 2015: [7]

  1. Brie-Comte-Robert
  2. Le Châtelet-en-Brie
  3. Combs-la-Ville
  4. Le Mée-sur-Seine
  5. Melun-Nord
  6. Melun-Sud
  7. Mormant
  8. Perthes
  9. Savigny-le-Temple
  10. Tournan-en-Brie

Related Research Articles

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The 5 arrondissements of the Seine-et-Marne department are:

  1. Arrondissement of Fontainebleau, with 85 communes. The population of the arrondissement was 156,193 in 2016.
  2. Arrondissement of Meaux, with 142 communes. The population of the arrondissement was 343,169 in 2016.
  3. Arrondissement of Melun, with 59 communes. The population of the arrondissement was 278,808 in 2016.
  4. Arrondissement of Provins, with 176 communes. The population of the arrondissement was 187,405 in 2016.
  5. Arrondissement of Torcy, with 45 communes. The population of the arrondissement was 432,090 in 2016.
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Arrondissement of Provins Arrondissement in Île-de-France, France

The arrondissement of Provins is an arrondissement of France in the Seine-et-Marne department in the Île-de-France region. It has 176 communes. Its population is 187,405 (2016), and its area is 2,360.8 km2 (911.5 sq mi).

Arrondissement of Torcy Arrondissement in Île-de-France, France

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Canton of Combs-la-Ville Canton in Île-de-France, France

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Canton of Savigny-le-Temple Canton in Île-de-France, France

The canton of Savigny-le-Temple is a French administrative division that is in the arrondissement of Melun, in the Seine-et-Marne département.

Canton of Champs-sur-Marne Canton in Île-de-France, France

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Canton of Torcy Canton in Île-de-France, France

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Canton of Coulommiers Canton in Île-de-France, France

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Canton of La Ferté-sous-Jouarre Canton in Île-de-France, France

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Canton of Montereau-Fault-Yonne Canton in Île-de-France, France

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Canton of Nangis Canton in Île-de-France, France

The canton of Nangis is a French administrative division, located in the Seine-et-Marne département.

Canton of Provins Canton in Île-de-France, France

The canton of Provins is a French administrative division, located in the arrondissement of Provins, in the Seine-et-Marne département.

Canton of Melun Canton in Île-de-France, France

The canton of Melun is a French administrative division, located in the arrondissement of Melun, in the Seine-et-Marne département.

References

  1. 1 2 "Arrondissement de Melun (772)". INSEE . Retrieved 2019-10-03.
  2. "Comparateur de territoire, géographie au 01/01/2019". INSEE . Retrieved 2019-10-03.
  3. 1 2 Historique de Seine-et-Marne
  4. Décret n° 93-260 du 26 février 1993 portant modification de cantons et création de l'arrondissement de Noisiel (Seine-et-Marne)
  5. Décret no 94-336 du 28 avril 1994 portant transfert du chef-lieu de l'arrondissement de Noisiel à Torcy (Seine-et-Marne)
  6. "Arrêté préfectoral, 30 December 2016" (PDF). pp. 11–23. Retrieved 2019-10-27.
  7. "Populations légales 2012" (PDF). INSEE. December 2014. Retrieved 2019-10-07.

Coordinates: 48°32′26″N2°39′34″E / 48.54056°N 2.65944°E / 48.54056; 2.65944