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Arrondissement of Oloron-Sainte-Marie
Arrondissement of France
Location of Oloron-Sainte-Marie in Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Location of Oloron-Sainte-Marie in Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Communes 155
Subprefecture Oloron-Sainte-Marie
INSEE code 642
Area
 • Total 2,884.9 km2 (1,113.9 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 74,737
 • Density 25.9063/km2 (67.0969/sq mi)

The arrondissement of Oloron-Sainte-Marie is an arrondissement of France. It is part of the Pyrénées-Atlantiques département. Its capital is the city of Oloron-Sainte-Marie.

It is the largest and the southernmost of the arrondissements of the department, with an area of 2,884.9 km2 (1,114 sq mi), and a population of 74,737 inhabitants; its population density is of 25.9 inhabitants/km².

History

When the arrondissements were created on 17 February 1800, Oloron-Sainte-Marie was one of them in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department.

Since 10 September 1926, some parts of the dissolved arrondissements Mauléon and Orthez were added to the arrondissement of Oloron-Sainte-Marie.

Geography

The arrondissement is bordered to the north and east by the arrondissement Pau, to the southeast by the Hautes-Pyrénées (Midi-Pyrénées) department, to the south by Spain, and to the west by the arrondissement Bayonne.

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.

The cantons of the arrondissement of Oloron-Sainte-Marie are:

  1. Billère et Coteaux de Jurançon (partly)
  2. Le Cœur de Béarn (partly)
  3. Montagne Basque (partly)
  4. Oloron-Sainte-Marie-1
  5. Oloron-Sainte-Marie-2
  6. Orthez et Terres des Gaves et du Sel (partly)

Communes

The arrondissement of Oloron-Sainte-Marie has 155 communes; they are (with their INSEE codes):

1. Abitain (64004) 2. Abos (64005) 3. Accous (64006) 4. Agnos (64007)
5. Ainharp (64012) 6. Alos-Sibas-Abense (64017) 7. Alçay-Alçabéhéty-Sunharette (64015) 8. Ance (64020)
9. Andrein (64022) 10. Angous (64025) 11. Aramits (64029) 12. Araujuzon (64032)
13. Araux (64033) 14. Aren (64039) 15. Arette (64040) 16. Arrast-Larrebieu (64050)
17. Arudy (64062) 18. Asasp-Arros (64064) 19. Aste-Béon (64069) 20. Athos-Aspis (64071)
21. Aubertin (64072) 22. Audaux (64075) 23. Aussurucq (64081) 24. Autevielle-Saint-Martin-Bideren (64083)
25. Aydius (64085) 26. Barcus (64093) 27. Barraute-Camu (64096) 28. Bastanès (64099)
29. Bedous (64104) 30. Berrogain-Laruns (64115) 31. Bescat (64116) 32. Bidos (64126)
33. Bielle (64127) 34. Bilhères (64128) 35. Borce (64136) 36. Bugnein (64149)
37. Burgaronne (64151) 38. Buziet (64156) 39. Buzy (64157) 40. Béost (64110)
41. Camou-Cihigue (64162) 42. Cardesse (64165) 43. Castet (64175) 44. Castetbon (64176)
45. Castetnau-Camblong (64178) 46. Cette-Eygun (64185) 47. Charre (64186) 48. Charritte-de-Bas (64187)
49. Chéraute (64188) 50. Cuqueron (64197) 51. Dognen (64201) 52. Eaux-Bonnes (64204)
53. Escot (64206) 54. Escou (64207) 55. Escout (64209) 56. Espiute (64215)
57. Espès-Undurein (64214) 58. Esquiule (64217) 59. Estialescq (64219) 60. Estos (64220)
61. Etchebar (64222) 62. Etsaut (64223) 63. Eysus (64224) 64. Féas (64225)
65. Garindein (64231) 66. Geüs-d'Oloron (64244) 67. Gotein-Libarrenx (64247) 68. Goès (64245)
69. Guinarthe-Parenties (64251) 70. Gurmençon (64252) 71. Gurs (64253) 72. Gère-Bélesten (64240)
73. Géronce (64241) 74. Haux (64258) 75. Herrère (64261) 76. Idaux-Mendy (64268)
77. Issor (64276) 78. Izeste (64280) 79. Jasses (64281) 80. L'Hôpital-Saint-Blaise (64264)
81. L'Hôpital-d'Orion (64263) 82. Lacarry-Arhan-Charritte-de-Haut (64298) 83. Lacommande (64299) 84. Laguinge-Restoue (64303)
85. Lahourcade (64306) 86. Lanne-en-Barétous (64310) 87. Larrau (64316) 88. Laruns (64320)
89. Lasseube (64324) 90. Lasseubetat (64325) 91. Lay-Lamidou (64326) 92. Laàs (64287)
93. Ledeuix (64328) 94. Lescun (64336) 95. Lichans-Sunhar (64340) 96. Lichos (64341)
97. Licq-Athérey (64342) 98. Lourdios-Ichère (64351) 99. Louvie-Juzon (64353) 100. Louvie-Soubiron (64354)
101. Lucq-de-Béarn (64359) 102. Lurbe-Saint-Christau (64360) 103. Lys (64363) 104. Lées-Athas (64330)
105. Mauléon-Licharre (64371) 106. Menditte (64378) 107. Moncayolle-Larrory-Mendibieu (64391) 108. Monein (64393)
109. Montfort (64403) 110. Montory (64404) 111. Moumour (64409) 112. Musculdy (64411)
113. Méritein (64381) 114. Nabas (64412) 115. Narp (64414) 116. Navarrenx (64416)
117. Ogenne-Camptort (64420) 118. Ogeu-les-Bains (64421) 119. Oloron-Sainte-Marie (64422) 120. Oraàs (64423)
121. Ordiarp (64424) 122. Orin (64426) 123. Orion (64427) 124. Orriule (64428)
125. Ossas-Suhare (64432) 126. Osse-en-Aspe (64433) 127. Ossenx (64434) 128. Parbayse (64442)
129. Pardies (64443) 130. Poey-d'Oloron (64449) 131. Préchacq-Josbaig (64458) 132. Préchacq-Navarrenx (64459)
133. Précilhon (64460) 134. Rivehaute (64466) 135. Roquiague (64468) 136. Rébénacq (64463)
137. Saint-Gladie-Arrive-Munein (64480) 138. Saint-Goin (64481) 139. Sainte-Colome (64473) 140. Sainte-Engrâce (64475)
141. Sarrance (64506) 142. Saucède (64508) 143. Sauguis-Saint-Étienne (64509) 144. Sauveterre-de-Béarn (64513)
145. Sus (64529) 146. Susmiou (64530) 147. Sévignacq-Meyracq (64522) 148. Tabaille-Usquain (64531)
149. Tardets-Sorholus (64533) 150. Tarsacq (64535) 151. Trois-Villes (64537) 152. Urdos (64542)
153. Verdets (64551) 154. Viellenave-de-Navarrenx (64555) 155. Viodos-Abense-de-Bas (64559)

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