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Arrondissement of Albi
Arrondissement of France
Location of Albi in Tarn
Location of Albi in Tarn
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Tarn
Communes 169
Prefecture Albi
INSEE code 811
Area
 • Total 2,731.7 km2 (1,054.7 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 188,161
 • Density 68.8806/km2 (178.400/sq mi)

The arrondissement of Albi is an arrondissement of France. It is part of the Tarn département. Its capital, and of the department, is the city of Albi.

It is the northernmost of the arrondissements of the department, with an area of 2,731.7 km2 (1,055 sq mi), the largest in area of the department. It has 188,161 inhabitants and a population density of 68.9 inhabitants/km².

History

When the arrondissements were created in 1800, Albi was one of them in the Tarn department.

Geography

The arrondissement is bordered to the north by the Tarn-et-Garonne (Occitanie) department, to the west by the Aveyron (Occitanie) department, to the south by the arrondissement of Castres and to the south by the Haute-Garonne (Occitanie) department.

Composition

Cantons

After the reorganisation of the cantons in France, cantons are not subdivisions of the arrondissements so they could have communes that belong to different arrondissements. That is the case of the Le Haut Dadou and the Les Portes du Tarn cantons where some communes are in the arrondissement of Albi and others in the arrondissement of Castres.

The cantons in the arrondissement of Albi are:

  1. Albi-1
  2. Albi-2
  3. Albi-3
  4. Albi-4
  5. Carmaux-1 Le Ségala
  6. Carmaux-2 Vallée du Cérou
  7. Les Deux Rives
  8. Gaillac
  9. Le Haut Dadou (partly)
  10. Les Portes du Tarn (partly)
  11. Saint-Juéry
  12. Vignobles et Bastides

Communes

The arrondissement of Albi has 169 communes; they are (with their INSEE codes):

  1. Alban (81003)
  2. Albi (81004)
  3. Almayrac (81008)
  4. Alos (81007)
  5. Amarens (81009)
  6. Ambialet (81010)
  7. Andillac (81012)
  8. Andouque (81013)
  9. Arthès (81018)
  10. Assac (81019)
  11. Aussac (81020)
  12. Beauvais-sur-Tescou (81024)
  13. Bellegarde-Marsal (81026)
  14. Bernac (81029)
  15. Blaye-les-Mines (81033)
  16. Bournazel (81035)
  17. Brens (81038)
  18. Broze (81041)
  19. Les Cabannes (81045)
  20. Cadalen (81046)
  21. Cadix (81047)
  22. Cagnac-les-Mines (81048)
  23. Cahuzac-sur-Vère (81051)
  24. Cambon (81052)
  25. Campagnac (81056)
  26. Carlus (81059)
  27. Carmaux (81060)
  28. Castanet (81061)
  29. Castelnau-de-Lévis (81063)
  30. Castelnau-de-Montmiral (81064)
  31. Cestayrols (81067)
  32. Combefa (81068)
  33. Cordes-sur-Ciel (81069)
  34. Coufouleux (81070)
  35. Courris (81071)
  36. Crespin (81072)
  37. Crespinet (81073)
  38. Cunac (81074)
  39. Curvalle (81077)
  40. Dénat (81079)
  41. Donnazac (81080)
  42. Le Dourn (81082)
  43. Fauch (81088)
  44. Faussergues (81089)
  45. Fayssac (81087)
  46. Fénols (81090)
  47. Florentin (81093)
  48. Fraissines (81094)
  49. Frausseilles (81095)
  50. Le Fraysse (81096)
  51. Fréjairolles (81097)
  52. Gaillac (81099)
  53. Le Garric (81101)
  54. Grazac (81106)
  55. Itzac (81108)
  56. Jouqueviel (81110)
  57. Labarthe-Bleys (81111)
  58. Labastide-de-Lévis (81112)
  59. Labastide-Dénat (81113)
  60. Labastide-Gabausse (81114)
  61. Labessière-Candeil (81117)
  62. Laboutarie (81119)
  63. Lacapelle-Pinet (81122)
  64. Lacapelle-Ségalar (81123)
  65. Lagrave (81131)
  66. Lamillarié (81133)
  67. Laparrouquial (81135)
  68. Larroque (81136)
  69. Lasgraisses (81138)
  70. Lédas-et-Penthiès (81141)
  71. Lescure-d'Albigeois (81144)
  72. Lisle-sur-Tarn (81145)
  73. Livers-Cazelles (81146)
  74. Lombers (81147)
  75. Loubers (81148)
  76. Loupiac (81149)
  77. Mailhoc (81152)
  78. Marnaves (81154)
  79. Marssac-sur-Tarn (81156)
  80. Massals (81161)
  81. Mézens (81164)
  82. Milhars (81165)
  83. Milhavet (81166)
  84. Miolles (81167)
  85. Mirandol-Bourgnounac (81168)
  86. Monestiés (81170)
  87. Montans (81171)
  88. Montauriol (81172)
  89. Montdurausse (81175)
  90. Montels (81176)
  91. Montgaillard (81178)
  92. Montirat (81180)
  93. Montrosier (81184)
  94. Montvalen (81185)
  95. Moularès (81186)
  96. Mouzieys-Panens (81191)
  97. Mouzieys-Teulet (81190)
  98. Noailles (81197)
  99. Orban (81198)
  100. Padiès (81199)
  101. Pampelonne (81201)
  102. Parisot (81202)
  103. Paulinet (81203)
  104. Penne (81206)
  105. Peyrole (81208)
  106. Poulan-Pouzols (81211)
  107. Puycelci (81217)
  108. Puygouzon (81218)
  109. Rabastens (81220)
  110. Réalmont (81222)
  111. Le Riols (81224)
  112. Rivières (81225)
  113. Ronel (81226)
  114. Roquemaure (81228)
  115. Rosières (81230)
  116. Rouffiac (81232)
  117. Roumégoux (81233)
  118. Roussayrolles (81234)
  119. Saint-André (81240)
  120. Saint-Antonin-de-Lacalm (81241)
  121. Saint-Beauzile (81243)
  122. Saint-Benoît-de-Carmaux (81244)
  123. Saint-Christophe (81245)
  124. Saint-Cirgue (81247)
  125. Sainte-Cécile-du-Cayrou (81246)
  126. Sainte-Croix (81326)
  127. Sainte-Gemme (81249)
  128. Saint-Grégoire (81253)
  129. Saint-Jean-de-Marcel (81254)
  130. Saint-Juéry (81257)
  131. Saint-Julien-Gaulène (81259)
  132. Saint-Lieux-Lafenasse (81260)
  133. Saint-Marcel-Campes (81262)
  134. Saint-Martin-Laguépie (81263)
  135. Saint-Michel-de-Vax (81265)
  136. Saint-Michel-Labadié (81264)
  137. Saint-Urcisse (81272)
  138. Saliès (81274)
  139. Salles (81275)
  140. Salvagnac (81276)
  141. Saussenac (81277)
  142. La Sauzière-Saint-Jean (81279)
  143. Le Ségur (81280)
  144. Senouillac (81283)
  145. Le Sequestre (81284)
  146. Sérénac (81285)
  147. Sieurac (81287)
  148. Souel (81290)
  149. Taïx (81291)
  150. Tanus (81292)
  151. Tauriac (81293)
  152. Técou (81294)
  153. Teillet (81295)
  154. Terre-Clapier (81296)
  155. Terssac (81297)
  156. Tonnac (81300)
  157. Le Travet (81301)
  158. Tréban (81302)
  159. Trébas (81303)
  160. Trévien (81304)
  161. Valderiès (81306)
  162. Valence-d'Albigeois (81308)
  163. Vaour (81309)
  164. Le Verdier (81313)
  165. Vieux (81316)
  166. Villefranche-d'Albigeois (81317)
  167. Villeneuve-sur-Vère (81319)
  168. Vindrac-Alayrac (81320)
  169. Virac (81322)

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