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Arrondissement of Vendôme
Location of Vendôme in Loir-et-Cher
Location of Vendôme in Loir-et-Cher
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Loir-et-Cher
Communes 105
Subprefecture Vendôme
INSEE code 412
Area
 • Total 1,719.4 km2 (663.9 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total 70,205
 • Density 40.8311/km2 (105.752/sq mi)

The arrondissement of Vendôme is an arrondissement of France, in the Loir-et-Cher department of the Centre-Val de Loire region. Its capital is the city of Vendôme.

History

When the Loir-et-Cher department was created on 1800, the arrondissement of Vendôme was part of that original department.

Geography

The arrondissement of Vendôme is the most northern arrondissement in the Loir-et-Cher department. It is the smallest arrondissement of the department, 1,719.4 km2 (663.9 sq mi), and the one with fewest people living in it, with 70,205 inhabitants.

It is bordered to the north by the Eure-et-Loir department, to the east by the arrondissement of Blois, to the south by the Indre-et-Loire department and to the west by the Sarthe department.

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 in the arrondissement of Vendôme are:

  1. Montoire-sur-le-Loir (4106)
  2. Le Perche (4109)
  3. Vendôme (4114)

Communes

The arrondissement of Vendôme has 105 communes; they are (with their INSEE codes

  1. Ambloy (41001)
  2. Areines (41003)
  3. Artins (41004)
  4. Arville (41005)
  5. Authon (41007)
  6. Azé (41010)
  7. Baillou (41012)
  8. Beauchêne (41014)
  9. Bonneveau (41020)
  10. Bouffry (41022)
  11. Boursay (41024)
  12. Brévainville (41026)
  13. Busloup (41028)
  14. Cellé (41030)
  15. La Chapelle-Enchérie (41037)
  16. La Chapelle-Vicomtesse (41041)
  17. Chauvigny-du-Perche (41048)
  18. Choue (41053)
  19. Cormenon (41060)
  20. Coulommiers-la-Tour (41065)
  21. Couture-sur-Loir (41070)
  22. Crucheray (41072)
  23. Danzé (41073)
  24. Droué (41075)
  25. Épuisay (41078)
  26. Les Essarts (41079)
  27. Faye (41081)
  28. Fontaine-les-Coteaux (41087)
  29. Fontaine-Raoul (41088)
  30. La Fontenelle (41089)
  31. Fortan (41090)
  32. Fréteval (41095)
  33. Le Gault-du-Perche (41096)
  34. Gombergean (41098)
  35. Les Hayes (41100)
  36. Houssay (41102)
  37. Huisseau-en-Beauce (41103)
  38. Lancé (41107)
  39. Lavardin (41113)
  40. Lignières (41115)
  41. Lisle (41116)
  42. Lunay (41120)
  43. Marcilly-en-Beauce (41124)
  44. Mazangé (41131)
  45. Meslay (41138)
  46. Moisy (41141)
  47. Mondoubleau (41143)
  48. Montoire-sur-le-Loir (41149)
  49. Montrouveau (41153)
  50. Morée (41154)
  51. Naveil (41158)
  52. Nourray (41163)
  53. Oigny (41165)
  54. Ouzouer-le-Doyen (41172)
  55. Périgny (41174)
  56. Pezou (41175)
  57. Le Plessis-Dorin (41177)
  58. Le Poislay (41179)
  59. Pray (41182)
  60. Prunay-Cassereau (41184)
  61. Rahart (41186)
  62. Renay (41187)
  63. Rocé (41190)
  64. Les Roches-l'Évêque (41192)
  65. Romilly (41193)
  66. Ruan-sur-Egvonne (41196)
  67. Saint-Agil (41197)
  68. Saint-Amand-Longpré (41199)
  69. Saint-Arnoult (41201)
  70. Saint-Avit (41202)
  71. Sainte-Anne (41200)
  72. Saint-Firmin-des-Prés (41209)
  73. Saint-Gourgon (41213)
  74. Saint-Hilaire-la-Gravelle (41214)
  75. Saint-Jacques-des-Guérets (41215)
  76. Saint-Jean-Froidmentel (41216)
  77. Saint-Marc-du-Cor (41224)
  78. Saint-Martin-des-Bois (41225)
  79. Saint-Ouen (41226)
  80. Saint-Rimay (41228)
  81. Sargé-sur-Braye (41235)
  82. Sasnières (41236)
  83. Savigny-sur-Braye (41238)
  84. Selommes (41243)
  85. Souday (41248)
  86. Sougé (41250)
  87. Le Temple (41254)
  88. Ternay (41255)
  89. Thoré-la-Rochette (41259)
  90. Tourailles (41261)
  91. Tréhet (41263)
  92. Troo (41265)
  93. Vendôme (41269)
  94. Villavard (41274)
  95. La Ville-aux-Clercs (41275)
  96. Villebout (41277)
  97. Villechauve (41278)
  98. Villedieu-le-Château (41279)
  99. Villemardy (41283)
  100. Villeporcher (41286)
  101. Villerable (41287)
  102. Villeromain (41290)
  103. Villetrun (41291)
  104. Villiersfaux (41293)
  105. Villiers-sur-Loir (41294)

The communes with more inhabitants in the arrondissement are:

INSEE
code
Commune Population
(2014)
Canton Intercommunality
41269 Vendôme 16,879 Vendôme CA Territoires Vendômois
41149 Montoire-sur-le-Loir 3,842 Montoire-sur-le-Loir CA Territoires Vendômois
41226 Saint-Ouen 3,308 Vendôme CA Territoires Vendômois
41158 Naveil 2,253 Montoire-sur-le-Loir CA Territoires Vendômois
41238 Savigny-sur-Braye 2,097 Le Perche CA Territoires Vendômois
41143 Mondoubleau 1,452 Le Perche Collines du Perche
41275 La Ville-aux-Clercs 1,298 Le Perche CA Territoires Vendômois
41120 Lunay 1,278 Montoire-sur-le-Loir CA Territoires Vendômois
41199 Saint-Amand-Longpré 1,236 Montoire-sur-le-Loir CA Territoires Vendômois
41095 Fréteval 1,149 Le Perche Perche et Haut Vendômois
41294 Villiers-sur-Loir 1,140 Vendôme CA Territoires Vendômois

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