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Arrondissement of Toulon
Arrondissement of France
Toulon in Var
Toulon in Var
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Var
Communes 34
Prefecture Toulon
INSEE code 832
Area
 • Total 1,295.8 km2 (500.3 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 562,412
 • Density 434.027/km2 (1,124.12/sq mi)

The arrondissement of Toulon is an arrondissement of France, in the Var department, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region. Its capital is the city of Toulon.

History

When the Var department was created on 1800, the arrondissement of Toulon was part of that original department.

Geography

The arrondissement of Toulon is in the southern part of the Var department. It is bordered to the north by the Brignoles arrondissement, to the east by the Draguignan arrondissement, to the south by the Mediterranean Sea and to the west by the Bouches-du-Rhône department.

The arrondissement of Toulon is the smallest arrondissement of the department in area, 1,295.8 km2 (500.3 sq mi), but the one with more people living in it (562,412 inhabitants).

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 Toulon are:

  1. La Crau (partly)
  2. La Garde
  3. Garéoult (partly)
  4. Hyères
  5. Le Luc (partly)
  6. Ollioules
  7. Saint-Cyr-sur-Mer (partly)
  8. La Seyne-sur-Mer-1
  9. La Seyne-sur-Mer-2
  10. Solliès-Pont
  11. Toulon-1
  12. Toulon-2
  13. Toulon-3
  14. Toulon-4

Communes

The arrondissement of Toulon has 61 communes; they are (with their INSEE codes

  1. Bandol (83009)
  2. Belgentier (83017)
  3. Bormes-les-Mimosas (83019)
  4. Carnoules (83033)
  5. Carqueiranne (83034)
  6. Collobrières (83043)
  7. Cuers (83049)
  8. Hyères (83069)
  9. La Cadière-d'Azur (83027)
  10. La Crau (83047)
  11. La Farlède (83054)
  12. La Garde (83062)
  13. La Londe-les-Maures (83071)
  14. La Seyne-sur-Mer (83126)
  15. La Valette-du-Var (83144)
  16. Le Beausset (83016)
  17. Le Castellet (83035)
  18. Le Lavandou (83070)
  19. Le Pradet (83098)
  20. Le Revest-les-Eaux (83103)
  21. Ollioules (83090)
  22. Pierrefeu-du-Var (83091)
  23. Puget-Ville (83100)
  24. Riboux (83105)
  25. Saint-Cyr-sur-Mer (83112)
  26. Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer (83153)
  27. Sanary-sur-Mer (83123)
  28. Signes (83127)
  29. Six-Fours-les-Plages (83129)
  30. Solliès-Pont (83130)
  31. Solliès-Toucas (83131)
  32. Solliès-Ville (83132)
  33. Toulon (83137)
  34. Évenos (83053)

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