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Arrondissement of Vitry-le-François
Vitry-le-François in Marne
Vitry-le-François in Marne
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Marne
Communes 113
Subprefecture Vitry-le-François
INSEE code 514
Area
 • Total 1,503.6 km2 (580.5 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total 47,741
 • Density 31.7511/km2 (82.235/sq mi)

The arrondissement of Vitry-le-François is an arrondissement of France, in the Marne department, Grand Est region. Its capital is the city of Vitry-le-François.

History

When the Marne department was created on 1800, the arrondissement of Vitry-le-François was part of that original department.

Geography

The arrondissement of Vitry-le-François is in the southeast of the Marne department. It is bordered to the north by the Sainte-Menehould arrondissement, to the northeast by the Meuse department, to the east by the Haute-Marne department, to the south by the Aube department, to the west by the Épernay arrondissement and to the northwest by the Châlons-en-Champagne arrondissement.

The arrondissement of Vitry-le-François has an area of 1,503.6 km2 (580.5 sq mi) and 47,741 inhabitants, for a population density of 31.8 inhabitants/km2.

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 Vitry-le-François, there are three cantons and only one does not have all their "communes" in the arrondissement:

  • Châlons-en-Champagne-3 (5105) (partly)
  • Sermaize-les-Bains (5120)
  • Vitry-le-François-Champagne et Der (5123)

Communes

The arrondissement of Vitry-le-François has 113 communes; they are (with their INSEE codes

  1. Ablancourt (51001)
  2. Alliancelles (51006)
  3. Ambrières (51008)
  4. Arrigny (51016)
  5. Arzillières-Neuville (51017)
  6. Aulnay-l'Aître (51022)
  7. Bassu (51039)
  8. Bassuet (51040)
  9. Bettancourt-la-Longue (51057)
  10. Bignicourt-sur-Marne (51059)
  11. Bignicourt-sur-Saulx (51060)
  12. Blacy (51065)
  13. Blaise-sous-Arzillières (51066)
  14. Blesme (51068)
  15. Brandonvillers (51080)
  16. Brusson (51094)
  17. Bréban (51084)
  18. Bussy-le-Repos (51098)
  19. Changy (51122)
  20. Chapelaine (51125)
  21. Charmont (51130)
  22. Cheminon (51144)
  23. Châtelraould-Saint-Louvent (51134)
  24. Châtillon-sur-Broué (51135)
  25. Cloyes-sur-Marne (51156)
  26. Coole (51167)
  27. Corbeil (51169)
  28. Courdemanges (51184)
  29. Couvrot (51195)
  30. Dommartin-Lettrée (51212)
  31. Dompremy (51215)
  32. Drosnay (51219)
  33. Drouilly (51220)
  34. Favresse (51246)
  35. Frignicourt (51262)
  36. Giffaumont-Champaubert (51269)
  37. Gigny-Bussy (51270)
  38. Glannes (51275)
  39. Haussignémont (51284)
  40. Hauteville (51286)
  41. Heiltz-l'Évêque (51290)
  42. Heiltz-le-Hutier (51288)
  43. Heiltz-le-Maurupt (51289)
  44. Huiron (51295)
  45. Humbauville (51296)
  46. Isle-sur-Marne (51300)
  47. Jussecourt-Minecourt (51311)
  48. La Chaussée-sur-Marne (51141)
  49. Landricourt (51315)
  50. Larzicourt (51316)
  51. Le Buisson (51095)
  52. Le Meix-Tiercelin (51361)
  53. Les Rivières-Henruel (51463)
  54. Lignon (51322)
  55. Lisse-en-Champagne (51325)
  56. Loisy-sur-Marne (51328)
  57. Luxémont-et-Villotte (51334)
  58. Maisons-en-Champagne (51340)
  59. Margerie-Hancourt (51349)
  60. Marolles (51352)
  61. Matignicourt-Goncourt (51356)
  62. Maurupt-le-Montois (51358)
  63. Merlaut (51363)
  64. Moncetz-l'Abbaye (51373)
  65. Norrois (51406)
  66. Orconte (51417)
  67. Outines (51419)
  68. Outrepont (51420)
  69. Pargny-sur-Saulx (51423)
  70. Plichancourt (51433)
  71. Ponthion (51441)
  72. Possesse (51442)
  73. Pringy (51446)
  74. Reims-la-Brûlée (51455)
  75. Saint-Amand-sur-Fion (51472)
  76. Saint-Chéron (51475)
  77. Saint-Eulien (51478)
  78. Saint-Jean-devant-Possesse (51489)
  79. Saint-Lumier-en-Champagne (51496)
  80. Saint-Lumier-la-Populeuse (51497)
  81. Saint-Ouen-Domprot (51508)
  82. Saint-Quentin-les-Marais (51510)
  83. Saint-Remy-en-Bouzemont-
    Saint-Genest-et-Isson (51513)
  84. Saint-Utin (51520)
  85. Saint-Vrain (51521)
  86. Sainte-Marie-du-Lac-Nuisement (51277)
  87. Sapignicourt (51522)
  88. Scrupt (51528)
  89. Sermaize-les-Bains (51531)
  90. Sogny-en-l'Angle (51539)
  91. Sommesous (51545)
  92. Sompuis (51550)
  93. Somsois (51551)
  94. Songy (51552)
  95. Soudé (51555)
  96. Soulanges (51557)
  97. Thiéblemont-Farémont (51567)
  98. Trois-Fontaines-l'Abbaye (51583)
  99. Val-de-Vière (51218)
  100. Vanault-le-Châtel (51589)
  101. Vanault-les-Dames (51590)
  102. Vauclerc (51598)
  103. Vavray-le-Grand (51601)
  104. Vavray-le-Petit (51602)
  105. Vernancourt (51608)
  106. Villers-le-Sec (51635)
  107. Vitry-en-Perthois (51647)
  108. Vitry-le-François (51649)
  109. Vouillers (51654)
  110. Vroil (51658)
  111. Écollemont (51223)
  112. Écriennes (51224)
  113. Étrepy (51240)

The communes in the arrondissement with more inhabitants are:

INSEE
code
Commune Population
(2014)
Canton Intercommunality
51649 Vitry-le-François 13,144 Vitry-le-François-Champagne et Der Vitry, Champagne et Der
51531 Sermaize-les-Bains 1,979 Sermaize-les-Bains Côtes de Champagne et Val de Saulx
51423 Pargny-sur-Saulx 1,945 Sermaize-les-Bains Côtes de Champagne et Val de Saulx
51262 Frignicourt 1,858 Vitry-le-François-Champagne et Der Vitry, Champagne et Der
51328 Loisy-sur-Marne 1,085 Vitry-le-François-Champagne et Der Vitry, Champagne et Der
51472 Saint-Amand-sur-Fion 1,060 Sermaize-les-Bains Côtes de Champagne et Val de Saulx
51352 Marolles 907 Vitry-le-François-Champagne et Der Vitry, Champagne et Der
51195 Couvrot 885 Vitry-le-François-Champagne et Der Vitry, Champagne et Der
51647 Vitry-en-Perthois 878 Sermaize-les-Bains Côtes de Champagne et Val de Saulx
51141 La Chaussée-sur-Marne 827 Vitry-le-François-Champagne et Der Vitry, Champagne et Der

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Coordinates: 48°43′N 4°35′E / 48.717°N 4.583°E / 48.717; 4.583

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