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Arrondissement of Brive-la-Gaillarde
Arrondissement of France
Location of Brive-la-Gaillarde in Corrèze
Location of Brive-la-Gaillarde in Corrèze
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Corrèze
Communes 98
Subprefecture Brive-la-Gaillarde
INSEE code 191
Area
 • Total 1,526.4 km2 (589.3 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 129,478
 • Density 84.8257/km2 (219.698/sq mi)

The arrondissement of Brive-la-Gaillarde is an arrondissement of France, in the Corrèze department, Nouvelle-Aquitaine region. Its capital is the city of Brive-la-Gaillarde.

It is the southernmost of the arrondissements of the department with an area of 1,526.4 km2 (589.3 sq mi). It has 129,478 inhabitants and a density of 84.8 inhabitants/km².

History

When the Corrèze department was created on 1800, the arrondissement of Brive-la-Gaillarde was part of that original department.

Geography

The arrondissement of Brive-la-Gaillarde is in the southeastern part of department and is bordered to the north by the Haute-Vienne department, to the northeast and east by the arrondissement of Tulle, to the south by the Lot department and to the west by the Dordogne 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.

In the arrondissement of Brive-la-Gaillarde, there are 8 cantons whose communes are in the arrondissement: Allassac, Brive-la-Gaillarde-1, Brive-la-Gaillarde-2, Brive-la-Gaillarde-3, Brive-la-Gaillarde-4, Malemort-sur-Corrèze, Saint-Pantaléon-de-Larche and L'Yssandonnais. The canton of Midi corrézien has 33 communes in Brive-la-Gaillarde and 1 in the arrondissement of Tulle, and the canton of Uzerche has 12 communes in Brive-la-Gaillarde and 9 in Tulle.

Communes

The arrondissement of Brive-la-Gaillarde has 98 communes; they are (with their INSEE codes

1. Albignac (19003) 2. Allassac (19005) 3. Arnac-Pompadour (19011) 4. Astaillac (19012)
5. Aubazines (19013) 6. Ayen (19015) 7. Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne (19019) 8. Benayes (19022)
9. Beynat (19023) 10. Beyssac (19024) 11. Beyssenac (19025) 12. Bilhac (19026)
13. Branceilles (19029) 14. Brignac-la-Plaine (19030) 15. Brive-la-Gaillarde (19031) 16. Brivezac (19032)
17. Chabrignac (19035) 18. Chartrier-Ferrière (19047) 19. Chasteaux (19049) 20. Chauffour-sur-Vell (19050)
21. Chenailler-Mascheix (19054) 22. Collonges-la-Rouge (19057) 23. Concèze (19059) 24. Cosnac (19063)
25. Cublac (19066) 26. Curemonte (19067) 27. Dampniat (19068) 28. Donzenac (19072)
29. Estivals (19077) 30. Estivaux (19078) 31. Jugeals-Nazareth (19093) 32. Juillac (19094)
33. La Chapelle-aux-Brocs (19043) 34. La Chapelle-aux-Saints (19044) 35. Lagleygeolle (19099) 36. Lanteuil (19105)
37. Larche (19107) 38. Lascaux (19109) 39. Le Pescher (19163) 40. Ligneyrac (19115)
41. Liourdres (19116) 42. Lissac-sur-Couze (19117) 43. Lostanges (19119) 44. Louignac (19120)
45. Lubersac (19121) 46. Malemort (19123) 47. Mansac (19124) 48. Marcillac-la-Croze (19126)
49. Meyssac (19138) 50. Montgibaud (19144) 51. Nespouls (19147) 52. Noailhac (19150)
53. Noailles (19151) 54. Nonards (19152) 55. Objat (19153) 56. Orgnac-sur-Vézère (19154)
57. Palazinges (19156) 58. Perpezac-le-Blanc (19161) 59. Perpezac-le-Noir (19162) 60. Puy-d'Arnac (19169)
61. Queyssac-les-Vignes (19170) 62. Rosiers-de-Juillac (19177) 63. Sadroc (19178) 64. Saillac (19179)
65. Saint-Aulaire (19182) 66. Saint-Bazile-de-Meyssac (19184) 67. Saint-Bonnet-l'Enfantier (19188) 68. Saint-Bonnet-la-Rivière (19187)
69. Saint-Cernin-de-Larche (19191) 70. Saint-Cyprien (19195) 71. Saint-Cyr-la-Roche (19196) 72. Saint-Julien-Maumont (19217)
73. Saint-Julien-le-Vendômois (19216) 74. Saint-Martin-Sepert (19223) 75. Saint-Pantaléon-de-Larche (19229) 76. Saint-Pardoux-Corbier (19230)
77. Saint-Pardoux-l'Ortigier (19234) 78. Saint-Robert (19239) 79. Saint-Solve (19242) 80. Saint-Sornin-Lavolps (19243)
81. Saint-Viance (19246) 82. Saint-Éloy-les-Tuileries (19198) 83. Sainte-Féréole (19202) 84. Segonzac (19253)
85. Ségur-le-Château (19254) 86. Sérilhac (19257) 87. Sioniac (19260) 88. Troche (19270)
89. Tudeils (19271) 90. Turenne (19273) 91. Ussac (19274) 92. Varetz (19278)
93. Vars-sur-Roseix (19279) 94. Végennes (19280) 95. Vigeois (19285) 96. Vignols (19286)
97. Voutezac (19288) 98. Yssandon (19289)

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