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Arrondissement of Millau
Arrondissement of France
Location of Millau in Aveyron
Location of Millau in Aveyron
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Aveyron
Communes 97
Subprefecture Millau
INSEE code 121
Area
 • Total 3,467.3 km2 (1,338.7 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 70,985
 • Density 20.4727/km2 (53.0241/sq mi)

The arrondissement of Millau is an arrondissement of France. It is part of the Aveyron département. Its capital is the city of Millau.

It is the easternmost and southernmost of the arrondissements of the department, with an area of 3,467.3 km2 (1,339 sq mi), the second in area of the department. It has a population of 70,985 inhabitants and a population density of 20.5 inhabitants/km².

History

When the arrondissements were created in 1800, Millau was one of them in the Aveyron department.

Geography

The arrondissement is bordered to the north and west by the arrondissement of Rodez, to the northeast by the Lozère department, to the east by the Gard department, to the south by the Hérault department, to the southwest by the Tarn 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 Millau, there is only one canton where not all their "communes" are in the arrondissement: Raspes et Lévezou. The following table shows the distribution of the "communes" in the cantons and arrondissements:

Canton Millau Rodez Villefranche-de-Rouergue Total
1 Aubrac et Carladez 21 21
2 Aveyron et Tarn 5 12 17
3 Causse-Comtal 7 7
4 Causses-Rougiers 43 43
5 Ceor-Ségala 18 18
6 Enne et Alzou 8 3 11
7 Lot et Dourdou 3 8 11
8 Lot et Montbazinois 16 16
9 Lot et Palanges 13 13
10 Lot et Truyère 14 14
11 Millau-1 3 + part of Millau 3 + part of Millau
12 Millau-2 5 + part of Millau 5 + part of Millau
13 Monts du Réquistanais 14 14
14 Nord-Lévezou 4 4
15 Raspes et Lévezou 16 6 22
16 Rodez-1 part of Rodez part of Rodez
17 Rodez-2 1 + part of Rodez 1 + part of Rodez
18 Rodez-Onet 1 + part of Rodez 1 + part of Rodez
19 Saint-Affrique 11 11
20 Tarn et Causses 18 18
21 Vallon 11 11
22 Villefranche-de-Rouergue 3 3
23 Villeneuvois et Villefranchois 20 20
97 127 62 286

Communes

The arrondissement of Millau has 97 communes; they are (with their INSEE codes):

  1. Aguessac (12002)
  2. Alrance (12006)
  3. Arnac-sur-Dourdou (12009)
  4. Ayssènes (12017)
  5. Balaguier-sur-Rance (12019)
  6. La Bastide-Pradines (12022)
  7. La Bastide-Solages (12023)
  8. Belmont-sur-Rance (12025)
  9. Brasc (12035)
  10. Broquiès (12037)
  11. Brousse-le-Château (12038)
  12. Brusque (12039)
  13. Calmels-et-le-Viala (12042)
  14. Camarès (12044)
  15. Campagnac (12047)
  16. La Capelle-Bonance (12055)
  17. Castelnau-Pégayrols (12062)
  18. La Cavalerie (12063)
  19. Le Clapier (12067)
  20. Combret (12069)
  21. Compeyre (12070)
  22. Comprégnac (12072)
  23. Cornus (12077)
  24. Les Costes-Gozon (12078)
  25. Coupiac (12080)
  26. La Couvertoirade (12082)
  27. Creissels (12084)
  28. La Cresse (12086)
  29. Curan (12307)
  30. Fayet (12099)
  31. Fondamente (12155)
  32. Gissac (12109)
  33. L'Hospitalet-du-Larzac (12115)
  34. Lapanouse-de-Cernon (12122)
  35. Laval-Roquecezière (12125)
  36. Lestrade-et-Thouels (12129)
  37. Marnhagues-et-Latour (12139)
  38. Martrin (12141)
  39. Mélagues (12143)
  40. Millau (12145)
  41. Montagnol (12147)
  42. Montclar (12149)
  43. Montfranc (12152)
  44. Montjaux (12153)
  45. Montlaur (12154)
  46. Mostuéjouls (12160)
  47. Mounes-Prohencoux (12192)
  48. Murasson (12163)
  49. Nant (12168)
  50. Paulhe (12178)
  51. Peux-et-Couffouleux (12179)
  52. Peyreleau (12180)
  53. Plaisance (12183)
  54. Pousthomy (12186)
  55. Rebourguil (12195)
  56. Rivière-sur-Tarn (12200)
  57. Roquefort-sur-Soulzon (12203)
  58. La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite (12204)
  59. Saint-Affrique (12208)
  60. Saint-André-de-Vézines (12211)
  61. Saint-Beaulize (12212)
  62. Saint-Beauzély (12213)
  63. Sainte-Eulalie-de-Cernon (12220)
  64. Saint-Félix-de-Sorgues (12222)
  65. Saint-Georges-de-Luzençon (12225)
  66. Saint-Izaire (12228)
  67. Saint-Jean-d'Alcapiès (12229)
  68. Saint-Jean-du-Bruel (12231)
  69. Saint-Jean-et-Saint-Paul (12232)
  70. Saint-Juéry (12233)
  71. Saint-Laurent-de-Lévézou (12236)
  72. Saint-Laurent-d'Olt (12237)
  73. Saint-Léons (12238)
  74. Saint-Martin-de-Lenne (12239)
  75. Saint-Rome-de-Cernon (12243)
  76. Saint-Rome-de-Tarn (12244)
  77. Saint-Saturnin-de-Lenne (12247)
  78. Saint-Sernin-sur-Rance (12248)
  79. Saint-Sever-du-Moustier (12249)
  80. Saint-Victor-et-Melvieu (12251)
  81. Salles-Curan (12253)
  82. Sauclières (12260)
  83. Ségur (12266)
  84. La Serre (12269)
  85. Sévérac-d'Aveyron (12270)
  86. Sylvanès (12274)
  87. Tauriac-de-Camarès (12275)
  88. Tournemire (12282)
  89. Le Truel (12284)
  90. Vabres-l'Abbaye (12286)
  91. Verrières (12291)
  92. Versols-et-Lapeyre (12292)
  93. Veyreau (12293)
  94. Vézins-de-Lévézou (12294)
  95. Viala-du-Pas-de-Jaux (12295)
  96. Viala-du-Tarn (12296)
  97. Villefranche-de-Panat (12299)

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