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Arrondissement of Sens
Arrondissement of France
Location of the arrondissement Sens in Yonne
Location of the arrondissement Sens in Yonne
Country France
Region Burgundy-Free County
Department Yonne
Communes 109
Subprefecture Sens
INSEE code 893
Area
 • Total 1,703.6 km2 (657.8 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 113,091
 • Density 66.3835/km2 (171.933/sq mi)

The arrondissement of Sens is an arrondissement of France.  It is part of the Yonne département. Its capital is the city of Sens.

History

When the Yonne was created on 17 February 1800, the arrondissement of Sens was part of that original department.

Geography

The arrondissement  of Sens is bordered to the northeast and east by the Aube (Champagne-Ardenne) department, to the south by the arrondissement of Auxerre, to the west by the Loiret (Centre-Val de Loire) department and to the northwest by the Seine-et-Marne (Île-de-France) department.

It is the northernmost of the arrondissements of the department, with an area of 1,703.6 km2 (658 sq mi), the smallest  in area of the department. It has 113,091 inhabitants and its population density of 66.4 inhabitants/km².

Composition

Cantons

The arrondissement of Sens has 10 cantons:

  1. Cerisiers
  2. Chéroy
  3. Pont-sur-Yonne
  4. Saint-Julien-du-Sault
  5. Sens-Nord-Est
  6. Sens-Ouest
  7. Sens-Sud-Est
  8. Sergines
  9. Villeneuve-l'Archevêque
  10. Villeneuve-sur-Yonne

Communes

The arrondissement of Sens has 109 communes; they are (with their INSEE codes):

1. Arces-Dilo (89014) 2. Armeau (89018) 3. Bagneaux (89027) 4. Brannay (89054)
5. Bussy-le-Repos (89060) 6. Bœurs-en-Othe (89048) 7. Cerisiers (89066) 8. Champigny (89074)
9. Chaumont (89093) 10. Chaumot (89094) 11. Chigy (89107) 12. Chéroy (89100)
13. Collemiers (89113) 14. Compigny (89115) 15. Cornant (89116) 16. Coulours (89120)
17. Courgenay (89122) 18. Courlon-sur-Yonne (89124) 19. Courtoin (89126) 20. Courtois-sur-Yonne (89127)
21. Cudot (89133) 22. Cuy (89136) 23. Cérilly (89065) 24. Dixmont (89142)
25. Dollot (89143) 26. Domats (89144) 27. Flacy (89165) 28. Foissy-sur-Vanne (89171)
29. Fontaine-la-Gaillarde (89172) 30. Fouchères (89180) 31. Fournaudin (89181) 32. Gisy-les-Nobles (89189)
33. Gron (89195) 34. Jouy (89209) 35. La Belliole (89036) 36. La Celle-Saint-Cyr (89063)
37. La Chapelle-sur-Oreuse (89080) 38. La Postolle (89310) 39. Lailly (89214) 40. Les Bordes (89051)
41. Les Clérimois (89111) 42. Les Sièges (89395) 43. Lixy (89229) 44. Maillot (89236)
45. Malay-le-Grand (89239) 46. Malay-le-Petit (89240) 47. Marsangy (89245) 48. Michery (89255)
49. Molinons (89261) 50. Montacher-Villegardin (89264) 51. Nailly (89274) 52. Noé (89278)
53. Pailly (89285) 54. Paron (89287) 55. Passy (89291) 56. Perceneige (89469)
57. Piffonds (89298) 58. Plessis-Saint-Jean (89302) 59. Pont-sur-Vanne (89308) 60. Pont-sur-Yonne (89309)
61. Précy-sur-Vrin (89313) 62. Rosoy (89326) 63. Rousson (89327) 64. Saint-Agnan (89332)
65. Saint-Clément (89338) 66. Saint-Denis-lès-Sens (89342) 67. Saint-Julien-du-Sault (89348) 68. Saint-Loup-d'Ordon (89350)
69. Saint-Martin-d'Ordon (89353) 70. Saint-Martin-du-Tertre (89354) 71. Saint-Maurice-aux-Riches-Hommes (89359) 72. Saint-Romain-le-Preux (89366)
73. Saint-Sérotin (89369) 74. Saint-Valérien (89370) 75. Saligny (89373) 76. Savigny-sur-Clairis (89380)
77. Sens (89387) 78. Serbonnes (89390) 79. Sergines (89391) 80. Soucy (89399)
81. Subligny (89404) 82. Sépeaux (89388) 83. Theil-sur-Vanne (89411) 84. Thorigny-sur-Oreuse (89414)
85. Vallery (89428) 86. Vareilles (89429) 87. Vaudeurs (89432) 88. Vaumort (89434)
89. Verlin (89440) 90. Vernoy (89442) 91. Villeblevin (89449) 92. Villebougis (89450)
93. Villechétive (89451) 94. Villemanoche (89456) 95. Villenavotte (89458) 96. Villeneuve-l'Archevêque (89461)
97. Villeneuve-la-Dondagre (89459) 98. Villeneuve-la-Guyard (89460) 99. Villeneuve-sur-Yonne (89464) 100. Villeperrot (89465)
101. Villeroy (89466) 102. Villethierry (89467) 103. Villiers-Louis (89471) 104. Vinneuf (89480)
105. Voisines (89483) 106. Véron (89443) 107. Égriselles-le-Bocage (89151) 108. Étigny (89160)
109. Évry (89162)

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