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Arrondissement of Sarlat-la-Canéda
Arrondissement of France
Location of Sarlat-la-Canéda in Dordogne
Location of Sarlat-la-Canéda in Dordogne
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Dordogne
Communes 122
Subrefecture Sarlat-la-Canéda
INSEE code 244
Area
 • Total 1,920.6 km2 (741.5 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 74,868
 • Density 38.9816/km2 (100.962/sq mi)

The arrondissement of Sarlat-la-Canéda is an arrondissement of France. It is part of the Dordogne département. Its capital is the city of Sarlat-la-Canéda.

It is in the southwest of Dordogne, with an area of 1,920.6 km2 (742 sq mi).> It has 74,868 inhabitants and a population density of 39.0 inhabitants/km².

History

When the Dordogne department was created on 17 February 1800, the arrondissement of Sarlat-la-Canéda was part of that original department, with the name of Arrondissement of Sarlat.

When the communes Sarlat and La Canéda were combined on 1 March 1965, the name of the arrondissement was changed to Sarlat-la-Canéda.

Geography

The arrondissement is bordered to the northeast by the Corrèze department, to the southeast by the Lot department, to the south by the Lot-et-Garonne department, to the west by the arrondissement of Bergerac and to the northwest by the arrondissement of Périgueux.

The Dordogne river and its tributary the Vézère river flow through the arrondissements of Sarlat-la-Canéda.

The main cities of the arrondissements of Sarlat-la-Canéda are Sarlat-la-Canéda, a sous-préfecture of the department with 9,259 inhabitants, and Terrasson-Lavilledieu, with 6,212 inhabitants.

Composition

Communes

The arrondissement of Sarlat-la-Canéda has 122 communes; they are (with their INSEE codes):

1. Allas-les-Mines (24006) 2. Archignac (24012) 3. Aubas (24014) 4. Audrix (24015)
5. Auriac-du-Périgord (24018) 6. Beauregard-de-Terrasson (24030) 7. Belvès (24035) 8. Berbiguières (24036)
9. Besse (24039) 10. Beynac-et-Cazenac (24040) 11. Borrèze (24050) 12. Bouzic (24063)
13. Bézenac (24041) 14. Calviac-en-Périgord (24074) 15. Campagnac-lès-Quercy (24075) 16. Campagne (24076)
17. Carlux (24081) 18. Carsac-Aillac (24082) 19. Carves (24084) 20. Castelnaud-la-Chapelle (24086)
21. Castels (24087) 22. Cazoulès (24089) 23. Chavagnac (24117) 24. Châtres (24116)
25. Cladech (24122) 26. Coly (24127) 27. Condat-sur-Vézère (24130) 28. Coux-et-Bigaroque (24142)
29. Cénac-et-Saint-Julien (24091) 30. Daglan (24150) 31. Doissat (24151) 32. Domme (24152)
33. Fanlac (24174) 34. Fleurac (24183) 35. Florimont-Gaumier (24184) 36. Grives (24206)
37. Groléjac (24207) 38. Grèzes (24204) 39. Jayac (24215) 40. Journiac (24217)
41. La Bachellerie (24020) 42. La Cassagne (24085) 43. La Chapelle-Aubareil (24106) 44. La Dornac (24153)
45. La Feuillade (24179) 46. La Roque-Gageac (24355) 47. Larzac (24230) 48. Lavaur (24232)
49. Le Bugue (24067) 50. Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare (24229) 51. Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil (24172) 52. Les Farges (24175)
53. Loubejac (24245) 54. Manaurie (24249) 55. Marcillac-Saint-Quentin (24252) 56. Marnac (24254)
57. Marquay (24255) 58. Mauzens-et-Miremont (24261) 59. Mazeyrolles (24263) 60. Meyrals (24268)
61. Monplaisant (24293) 62. Montignac (24291) 63. Mouzens (24298) 64. Nabirat (24300)
65. Nadaillac (24301) 66. Orliac (24313) 67. Orliaguet (24314) 68. Paulin (24317)
69. Pazayac (24321) 70. Peyrignac (24324) 71. Peyrillac-et-Millac (24325) 72. Peyzac-le-Moustier (24326)
73. Plazac (24330) 74. Prats-de-Carlux (24336) 75. Prats-du-Périgord (24337) 76. Proissans (24341)
77. Rouffignac-Saint-Cernin-de-Reilhac (24356) 78. Sagelat (24360) 79. Saint-Amand-de-Belvès (24363) 80. Saint-Amand-de-Coly (24364)
81. Saint-André-d'Allas (24366) 82. Saint-Aubin-de-Nabirat (24375) 83. Saint-Avit-de-Vialard (24377) 84. Saint-Cernin-de-l'Herm (24386)
85. Saint-Chamassy (24388) 86. Saint-Cirq (24389) 87. Saint-Crépin-et-Carlucet (24392) 88. Saint-Cybranet (24395)
89. Saint-Cyprien (24396) 90. Saint-Félix-de-Reillac-et-Mortemart (24404) 91. Saint-Geniès (24412) 92. Saint-Germain-de-Belvès (24416)
93. Saint-Julien-de-Lampon (24432) 94. Saint-Laurent-la-Vallée (24438) 95. Saint-Léon-sur-Vézère (24443) 96. Saint-Martial-de-Nabirat (24450)
97. Saint-Pardoux-et-Vielvic (24478) 98. Saint-Pompont (24488) 99. Saint-Rabier (24491) 100. Saint-Vincent-de-Cosse (24510)
101. Saint-Vincent-le-Paluel (24512) 102. Sainte-Foy-de-Belvès (24406) 103. Sainte-Mondane (24470) 104. Sainte-Nathalène (24471)
105. Salignac-Eyvigues (24516) 106. Salles-de-Belvès (24517) 107. Sarlat-la-Canéda (24520) 108. Savignac-de-Miremont (24524)
109. Sergeac (24531) 110. Simeyrols (24535) 111. Siorac-en-Périgord (24538) 112. Tamniès (24544)
113. Terrasson-Lavilledieu (24547) 114. Thonac (24552) 115. Tursac (24559) 116. Valojoulx (24563)
117. Veyrignac (24574) 118. Veyrines-de-Domme (24575) 119. Villac (24580) 120. Villefranche-du-Périgord (24585)
121. Vitrac (24587) 122. Vézac (24577)

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