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Arrondissement of Tulle
Arrondissement of France
Location of Tulle in Corrèze
Location of Tulle in Corrèze
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Corrèze
Communes 118
Prefecture Tulle
INSEE code 192
Area
 • Total 2,564.4 km2 (990.1 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 78,329
 • Density 30.5448/km2 (79.1106/sq mi)

The arrondissement of Tulle is an arrondissement of France, in the Corrèze department, Nouvelle-Aquitaine region. Its capital is the city of Tulle.

It is the central arrondissement of the department with an area of 2,564.4 km2 (990.1 sq mi). It has 78,329 inhabitants and a density of 30.5 inhabitants/km².

History

When the Corrèze department was created on 1800, the arrondissement of Tulle was part of that original department.

Geography

The arrondissement of Tulle is in the centre of the department and is bordered to the north by the Haute-Vienne department, to the northeast and east by the arrondissement of Ussel, to the southeast by the Cantal department, to the south by the Lot department and to the west by the arrondissement of Brive-la-Gaillarde.

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 Tulle, there are 6 cantons whose communes are in the arrondissement: Argentat, Égletons, Naves, Sainte-Fortunade, Seilhac-Monédières and Tulle. The canton of Haute-Dordogne has 2 communes in Tulle and 25 in the arrondissement of Ussel, the canton of Midi corrézien has 33 communes in Brive-la-Gaillarde and 1 in Tulle, and the canton of Uzerche has 12 communes in Brive-la-Gaillarde and 9 in Tulle.

Communes

The arrondissement of Tulle has 118 communes; they are (with their INSEE codes

1. Affieux (19001) 2. Albussac (19004) 3. Altillac (19007) 4. Argentat (19010)
5. Auriac (19014) 6. Bar (19016) 7. Bassignac-le-Bas (19017) 8. Bassignac-le-Haut (19018)
9. Beaumont (19020) 10. Camps-Saint-Mathurin-Léobazel (19034) 11. Chamberet (19036) 12. Chamboulive (19037)
13. Chameyrat (19038) 14. Champagnac-la-Noaille (19039) 15. Champagnac-la-Prune (19040) 16. Chanac-les-Mines (19041)
17. Chanteix (19042) 18. Chapelle-Spinasse (19046) 19. Chaumeil (19051) 20. Clergoux (19056)
21. Condat-sur-Ganaveix (19060) 22. Cornil (19061) 23. Corrèze (19062) 24. Darazac (19069)
25. Espagnac (19075) 26. Espartignac (19076) 27. Eyburie (19079) 28. Eyrein (19081)
29. Favars (19082) 30. Forgès (19084) 31. Gimel-les-Cascades (19085) 32. Goulles (19086)
33. Gros-Chastang (19089) 34. Gumond (19090) 35. Hautefage (19091) 36. L'Église-aux-Bois (19074)
37. La Chapelle-Saint-Géraud (19045) 38. La Roche-Canillac (19174) 39. Lacelle (19095) 40. Ladignac-sur-Rondelles (19096)
41. Lafage-sur-Sombre (19097) 42. Lagarde-Enval (19098) 43. Lagraulière (19100) 44. Laguenne (19101)
45. Lamongerie (19104) 46. Lapleau (19106) 47. Latronche (19110) 48. Laval-sur-Luzège (19111)
49. Le Chastang (19048) 50. Le Jardin (19092) 51. Le Lonzac (19118) 52. Les Angles-sur-Corrèze (19009)
53. Madranges (19122) 54. Marc-la-Tour (19127) 55. Marcillac-la-Croisille (19125) 56. Masseret (19129)
57. Meilhards (19131) 58. Mercœur (19133) 59. Meyrignac-l'Église (19137) 60. Monceaux-sur-Dordogne (19140)
61. Montaignac-Saint-Hippolyte (19143) 62. Moustier-Ventadour (19145) 63. Ménoire (19132) 64. Naves (19146)
65. Neuville (19149) 66. Orliac-de-Bar (19155) 67. Pandrignes (19158) 68. Peyrissac (19165)
69. Pierrefitte (19166) 70. Reygade (19171) 71. Rilhac-Treignac (19172) 72. Rilhac-Xaintrie (19173)
73. Rosiers-d'Égletons (19176) 74. Saint-Augustin (19181) 75. Saint-Bazile-de-la-Roche (19183) 76. Saint-Bonnet-Avalouze (19185)
77. Saint-Bonnet-Elvert (19186) 78. Saint-Bonnet-les-Tours-de-Merle (19189) 79. Saint-Chamant (19192) 80. Saint-Cirgues-la-Loutre (19193)
81. Saint-Clément (19194) 82. Saint-Geniez-ô-Merle (19205) 83. Saint-Germain-les-Vergnes (19207) 84. Saint-Hilaire-Foissac (19208)
85. Saint-Hilaire-Peyroux (19211) 86. Saint-Hilaire-Taurieux (19212) 87. Saint-Hilaire-les-Courbes (19209) 88. Saint-Jal (19213)
89. Saint-Julien-aux-Bois (19214) 90. Saint-Julien-le-Pèlerin (19215) 91. Saint-Martial-Entraygues (19221) 92. Saint-Martial-de-Gimel (19220)
93. Saint-Martin-la-Méanne (19222) 94. Saint-Merd-de-Lapleau (19225) 95. Saint-Mexant (19227) 96. Saint-Pantaléon-de-Lapleau (19228)
97. Saint-Pardoux-la-Croisille (19231) 98. Saint-Paul (19235) 99. Saint-Priest-de-Gimel (19236) 100. Saint-Privat (19237)
101. Saint-Salvadour (19240) 102. Saint-Sylvain (19245) 103. Saint-Ybard (19248) 104. Saint-Yrieix-le-Déjalat (19249)
105. Sainte-Fortunade (19203) 106. Salon-la-Tour (19250) 107. Sarran (19251) 108. Seilhac (19255)
109. Servières-le-Château (19258) 110. Sexcles (19259) 111. Soudaine-Lavinadière (19262) 112. Soursac (19264)
113. Treignac (19269) 114. Tulle (19272) 115. Uzerche (19276) 116. Veix (19281)
117. Vitrac-sur-Montane (19287) 118. Égletons (19073)

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