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Arrondissement of Marmande
Arrondissement of France
Location of Marmande in Lot-et-Garonne
Location of Marmande in Lot-et-Garonne
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Lot-et-Garonne
Communes 98
Subprefecture Marmande
INSEE code 472
Area
 • Total 1,387.7 km2 (535.8 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 83,124
 • Density 59.9006/km2 (155.142/sq mi)

The arrondissement of Marmande is an arrondissement of France. It is part of the Lot-et-Garonne département. Its capital is the city of Marmande.

It is in the northwest of Lot-et-Garonne, with an area of 1,387.7 km2 (536 sq mi). It has 83,124 inhabitants and a population density of 59.9 inhabitants/km².

History

When the Lot-et-Garonne department was created on 17 February 1800, the arrondissement of Marmande was part of that original department.

Geography

The arrondissement is bordered to the north by the Dordogne department, to the east by the arrondissement of Villeneuve-sur-Lot, to the southeast by the arrondissement of Agen, to the south by the arrondissement of Nérac and to the west by the Gironde 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 Marmande, there are only two cantons where not all their "communes" are in the arrondissement: Les Forêts de Gascogne and Le Val du Dropt. The following table shows the distribution of the "communes" in the cantons and arrondissements:

Canton Agen Marmande Villeneuve-sur-Lot Nérac Total
1 Agen-1 3 + part of Agen 3 + part of Agen
2 Agen-2 2 + part of Agen 2 + part of Agen
3 Agen-3 part of Agen part of Agen
4 Agen-4 1 + part of Agen 1 + part of Agen
5 L'Albret 22 22
6 Le Confluent 19 1 20
7 Les Coteaux de Guyenne 34 34
8 Les Forêts de Gascogne 16 16 32
9 Le Fumélois 19 19
10 Le Haut agenais Périgord 33 33
11 Lavardac 20 20
12 Le Livradais 14 14
13 Marmande-1 9 + part of Marmande 9 + part of Marmande
14 Marmande-2 10 + part of Marmande 10 + part of Marmande
15 L'Ouest agenais 11 11
16 Le Pays de Serres 15 8 23
17 Le Sud-Est Agenais 19 19
18 Tonneins 13 13
19 Le Val du Dropt 15 10 25
20 Villeneuve-sur-Lot-1 1 + part of Villeneuve-sur-Lot 1 + part of Villeneuve-sur-Lot
21 Villeneuve-sur-Lot-2 5 + part of Villeneuve-sur-Lot 5 + part of Villeneuve-sur-Lot
71 98 92 58 319

Communes

The arrondissement of Marmande has 98 communes; they are (with their INSEE codes):

  1. Agmé (47002)
  2. Agnac (47003)
  3. Allemans-du-Dropt (47005)
  4. Antagnac (47010)
  5. Argenton (47013)
  6. Armillac (47014)
  7. Auriac-sur-Dropt (47018)
  8. Baleyssagues (47020)
  9. Beaupuy (47024)
  10. Birac-sur-Trec (47028)
  11. Bouglon (47034)
  12. Bourgougnague (47035)
  13. Brugnac (47042)
  14. Calonges (47046)
  15. Cambes (47047)
  16. Castelmoron-sur-Lot (47054)
  17. Castelnau-sur-Gupie (47056)
  18. Caubon-Saint-Sauveur (47059)
  19. Caumont-sur-Garonne (47061)
  20. Clairac (47065)
  21. Cocumont (47068)
  22. Coulx (47071)
  23. Couthures-sur-Garonne (47074)
  24. Duras (47086)
  25. Escassefort (47088)
  26. Esclottes (47089)
  27. Fauguerolles (47094)
  28. Fauillet (47095)
  29. Fourques-sur-Garonne (47101)
  30. Gaujac (47108)
  31. Gontaud-de-Nogaret (47110)
  32. Grateloup-Saint-Gayrand (47112)
  33. Grézet-Cavagnan (47114)
  34. Guérin (47115)
  35. Hautesvignes (47118)
  36. Jusix (47120)
  37. La Sauvetat-du-Dropt (47290)
  38. Labastide-Castel-Amouroux (47121)
  39. Labretonie (47122)
  40. Lachapelle (47126)
  41. Lafitte-sur-Lot (47127)
  42. Lagruère (47130)
  43. Lagupie (47131)
  44. Laparade (47135)
  45. Laperche (47136)
  46. Lauzun (47142)
  47. Lavergne (47144)
  48. Le Mas-d'Agenais (47159)
  49. Longueville (47150)
  50. Loubès-Bernac (47151)
  51. Lévignac-de-Guyenne (47147)
  52. Marcellus (47156)
  53. Marmande (47157)
  54. Mauvezin-sur-Gupie (47163)
  55. Meilhan-sur-Garonne (47165)
  56. Miramont-de-Guyenne (47168)
  57. Monteton (47187)
  58. Montignac-Toupinerie (47189)
  59. Montignac-de-Lauzun (47188)
  60. Montpouillan (47191)
  61. Moustier (47194)
  62. Pardaillan (47199)
  63. Peyrière (47204)
  64. Poussignac (47212)
  65. Puymiclan (47216)
  66. Puysserampion (47218)
  67. Romestaing (47224)
  68. Roumagne (47226)
  69. Ruffiac (47227)
  70. Saint-Astier (47229)
  71. Saint-Avit (47231)
  72. Saint-Barthélemy-d'Agenais (47232)
  73. Saint-Colomb-de-Lauzun (47235)
  74. Saint-Géraud (47245)
  75. Saint-Jean-de-Duras (47247)
  76. Saint-Martin-Petit (47257)
  77. Saint-Pardoux-Isaac (47264)
  78. Saint-Pardoux-du-Breuil (47263)
  79. Saint-Pierre-sur-Dropt (47271)
  80. Saint-Sauveur-de-Meilhan (47277)
  81. Saint-Sernin (47278)
  82. Sainte-Bazeille (47233)
  83. Sainte-Colombe-de-Duras (47236)
  84. Sainte-Gemme-Martaillac (47244)
  85. Sainte-Marthe (47253)
  86. Samazan (47285)
  87. Savignac-de-Duras (47294)
  88. Ségalas (47296)
  89. Sénestis (47298)
  90. Seyches (47301)
  91. Soumensac (47303)
  92. Taillebourg (47304)
  93. Tonneins (47310)
  94. Varès (47316)
  95. Verteuil-d'Agenais (47317)
  96. Villeneuve-de-Duras (47321)
  97. Villeton (47325)
  98. Virazeil (47326)

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