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Arrondissement of Avallon
Arrondissement of France
Location of the arrondissement Avallon in Yonne
Location of the arrondissement Avallon in Yonne
Country France
Region Burgundy-Free County
Department Yonne
Communes 149
Subprefecture Avallon
INSEE code 892
Area
 • Total 2,209.2 km2 (853.0 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 48,194
 • Density 21.8151/km2 (56.5009/sq mi)

The arrondissement of Avallon is an arrondissement of France.  It is part of the Yonne département. Its capital is the city of Avallon.

History

When the Yonne department was created on 17 February 1800, the arrondissement of Avallon was part of that original department.

Geography

The arrondissement  of Avallon is bordered to the north by the Aube (Champagne-Ardenne) department, to the east by the Côte-d'Or (Burgundy) department, to the south by the Nièvre (Burgundy) department and to the west by the arrondissement of Auxerre.

It is the easternmost arrondissement of the department, with an area of 2,209.2 km2 (853 sq mi). It has 48,194 inhabitants, the arrondissement of the department with fewer people living there, and a population density of 21.8 inhabitants/km².

Composition

Cantons

The arrondissement of Avallon has 10 cantons:

  1. Ancy-le-Franc
  2. Avallon
  3. Cruzy-le-Châtel
  4. Flogny-la-Chapelle
  5. Guillon
  6. L'Isle-sur-Serein
  7. Noyers
  8. Quarré-les-Tombes
  9. Tonnerre
  10. Vézelay

Communes

The arrondissement of Avallon has 149 communes; they are (with their INSEE codes):

1. Aisy-sur-Armançon (89004) 2. Ancy-le-Franc (89005) 3. Ancy-le-Libre (89006)
4. Angely (89008) 5. Annay-la-Côte (89009) 6. Annay-sur-Serein (89010)
7. Annoux (89012) 8. Annéot (89011) 9. Argentenay (89016)
10. Argenteuil-sur-Armançon (89017) 11. Arthonnay (89019) 12. Asnières-sous-Bois (89020)
13. Asquins (89021) 14. Athie (89022) 15. Avallon (89025)
16. Baon (89028) 17. Beauvilliers (89032) 18. Bernouil (89038)
19. Beugnon (89041) 20. Bierry-les-Belles-Fontaines (89042) 21. Blacy (89043)
22. Blannay (89044) 23. Brosses (89057) 24. Bussières (89058)
25. Butteaux (89061) 26. Béru (89039) 27. Carisey (89062)
28. Censy (89064) 29. Chamoux (89071) 30. Chassignelles (89087)
31. Chastellux-sur-Cure (89089) 32. Cheney (89098) 33. Châtel-Censoir (89091)
34. Châtel-Gérard (89092) 35. Cisery (89109) 36. Collan (89112)
37. Coutarnoux (89128) 38. Cruzy-le-Châtel (89131) 39. Cry (89132)
40. Cussy-les-Forges (89134) 41. Dannemoine (89137) 42. Dissangis (89141)
43. Domecy-sur-Cure (89145) 44. Domecy-sur-le-Vault (89146) 45. Dyé (89149)
46. Fleys (89168) 47. Flogny-la-Chapelle (89169) 48. Foissy-lès-Vézelay (89170)
49. Fontenay-près-Vézelay (89176) 50. Fresnes (89183) 51. Fulvy (89184)
52. Gigny (89187) 53. Girolles (89188) 54. Givry (89190)
55. Gland (89191) 56. Grimault (89194) 57. Guillon (89197)
58. Island (89203) 59. Jouancy (89207) 60. Joux-la-Ville (89208)
61. Jully (89210) 62. Junay (89211) 63. L'Isle-sur-Serein (89204)
64. Lasson (89219) 65. Lichères-sur-Yonne (89225) 66. Lucy-le-Bois (89232)
67. Lézinnes (89223) 68. Magny (89235) 69. Marmeaux (89244)
70. Massangis (89246) 71. Menades (89248) 72. Molosmes (89262)
73. Montillot (89266) 74. Montréal (89267) 75. Moulins-en-Tonnerrois (89271)
76. Mélisey (89247) 77. Môlay (89259) 78. Neuvy-Sautour (89276)
79. Nitry (89277) 80. Noyers (89279) 81. Nuits (89280)
82. Pacy-sur-Armançon (89284) 83. Pasilly (89290) 84. Percey (89292)
85. Perrigny-sur-Armançon (89296) 86. Pierre-Perthuis (89297) 87. Pimelles (89299)
88. Pisy (89300) 89. Poilly-sur-Serein (89303) 90. Pontaubert (89306)
91. Provency (89316) 92. Précy-le-Sec (89312) 93. Quarré-les-Tombes (89318)
94. Quincerot (89320) 95. Ravières (89321) 96. Roffey (89323)
97. Rugny (89329) 98. Saint-André-en-Terre-Plaine (89333) 99. Saint-Brancher (89336)
100. Saint-Germain-des-Champs (89347) 101. Saint-Léger-Vauban (89349) 102. Saint-Martin-sur-Armançon (89355)
103. Saint-Moré (89362) 104. Saint-Père (89364) 105. Sainte-Colombe (89339)
106. Sainte-Magnance (89351) 107. Sainte-Vertu (89371) 108. Sambourg (89374)
109. Santigny (89375) 110. Sarry (89376) 111. Sauvigny-le-Beuréal (89377)
112. Sauvigny-le-Bois (89378) 113. Savigny-en-Terre-Plaine (89379) 114. Sceaux (89381)
115. Sennevoy-le-Bas (89385) 116. Sennevoy-le-Haut (89386) 117. Sermizelles (89392)
118. Serrigny (89393) 119. Sormery (89398) 120. Soumaintrain (89402)
121. Stigny (89403) 122. Talcy (89406) 123. Tanlay (89407)
124. Tharoiseau (89409) 125. Tharot (89410) 126. Thizy (89412)
127. Thorey (89413) 128. Thory (89415) 129. Tissey (89417)
130. Tonnerre (89418) 131. Trichey (89422) 132. Tronchoy (89423)
133. Trévilly (89421) 134. Vassy (89431) 135. Vault-de-Lugny (89433)
136. Vignes (89448) 137. Villiers-Vineux (89474) 138. Villiers-les-Hauts (89470)
139. Villon (89475) 140. Vireaux (89481) 141. Viviers (89482)
142. Voutenay-sur-Cure (89485) 143. Vézannes (89445) 144. Vézelay (89446)
145. Vézinnes (89447) 146. Yrouerre (89486) 147. Épineuil (89153)
148. Étaule (89159) 149. Étivey (89161)  

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