Arrondissement of Bayonne

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Arrondissement of Bayonne
Arrondissement of France
Location of Bayonne in Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Location of Bayonne in Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Communes 123
Subprefecture Bayonne
INSEE code 641
Area
 • Total 2,269.9 km2 (876.4 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 285,761
 • Density 125.8914/km2 (326.057/sq mi)

The arrondissement of Bayonne is an arrondissement of France. It is part of the Pyrénées-Atlantiques département. Its capital is the city of Bayonne.

It is the westernmost and the smallest of the arrondissements of the department, with an area of 2,269.9 km2 (876 sq mi),[1] and a population of 285,761 inhabitants; its population density is of 125.9 inhabitants/km².[2]

History[change | change source]

When the arrondissements were created in 1800, Bayonne was one of them in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department.[3]

Geography[change | change source]

The arrondissement is bordered to the north by the Landes department, to the east by the arrondissements Pau and Oloron-Sainte-Marie, to the south by Spain, and to the west by the Bay of Biscay (Atlantic Ocean).

Composition[change | change source]

Cantons[change | change source]

After the reorganisation of the cantons in France,[4] cantons are not subdivisions of the arrondissements so they could have communes that belong to different arrondissements.

The cantons of the arrondissement of Bayonne are:

Communes[change | change source]

The arrondissement of Bayonne has 123 communes; they are (with their INSEE codes):

1. Ahaxe-Alciette-Bascassan (64008) 2. Ahetze (64009) 3. Aincille (64011) 4. Ainhice-Mongelos (64013)
5. Ainhoa (64014) 6. Aldudes (64016) 7. Amendeuix-Oneix (64018) 8. Amorots-Succos (64019)
9. Anglet (64024) 10. Anhaux (64026) 11. Arancou (64031) 12. Arbonne (64035)
13. Arbouet-Sussaute (64036) 14. Arbérats-Sillègue (64034) 15. Arcangues (64038) 16. Arhansus (64045)
17. Armendarits (64046) 18. Arnéguy (64047) 19. Aroue-Ithorots-Olhaïby (64049) 20. Arraute-Charritte (64051)
21. Ascain (64065) 22. Ascarat (64066) 23. Ayherre (64086) 24. Aïcirits-Camou-Suhast (64010)
25. Banca (64092) 26. Bardos (64094) 27. Bassussarry (64100) 28. Bayonne (64102)
29. Bergouey-Viellenave (64113) 30. Beyrie-sur-Joyeuse (64120) 31. Biarritz (64122) 32. Bidache (64123)
33. Bidarray (64124) 34. Bidart (64125) 35. Biriatou (64130) 36. Bonloc (64134)
37. Boucau (64140) 38. Briscous (64147) 39. Bunus (64150) 40. Bussunarits-Sarrasquette (64154)
41. Bustince-Iriberry (64155) 42. Béguios (64105) 43. Béhasque-Lapiste (64106) 44. Béhorléguy (64107)
45. Cambo-les-Bains (64160) 46. Came (64161) 47. Caro (64166) 48. Ciboure (64189)
49. Domezain-Berraute (64202) 50. Espelette (64213) 51. Estérençuby (64218) 52. Etcharry (64221)
53. Gabat (64228) 54. Gamarthe (64229) 55. Garris (64235) 56. Gestas (64242)
57. Guiche (64250) 58. Guéthary (64249) 59. Halsou (64255) 60. Hasparren (64256)
61. Hendaye (64260) 62. Hosta (64265) 63. Hélette (64259) 64. Ibarrolle (64267)
65. Iholdy (64271) 66. Ilharre (64272) 67. Irissarry (64273) 68. Irouléguy (64274)
69. Ispoure (64275) 70. Isturits (64277) 71. Itxassou (64279) 72. Jatxou (64282)
73. Jaxu (64283) 74. Juxue (64285) 75. La Bastide-Clairence (64289) 76. Labets-Biscay (64294)
77. Lacarre (64297) 78. Lahonce (64304) 79. Lantabat (64313) 80. Larceveau-Arros-Cibits (64314)
81. Larressore (64317) 82. Larribar-Sorhapuru (64319) 83. Lasse (64322) 84. Lecumberry (64327)
85. Lohitzun-Oyhercq (64345) 86. Louhossoa (64350) 87. Luxe-Sumberraute (64362) 88. Macaye (64364)
89. Masparraute (64368) 90. Mendionde (64377) 91. Mendive (64379) 92. Mouguerre (64407)
93. Méharin (64375) 94. Orsanco (64429) 95. Orègue (64425) 96. Osserain-Rivareyte (64435)
97. Ossès (64436) 98. Ostabat-Asme (64437) 99. Pagolle (64441) 100. Saint-Esteben (64476)
101. Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port (64485) 102. Saint-Jean-de-Luz (64483) 103. Saint-Jean-le-Vieux (64484) 104. Saint-Just-Ibarre (64487)
105. Saint-Martin-d'Arberoue (64489) 106. Saint-Martin-d'Arrossa (64490) 107. Saint-Michel (64492) 108. Saint-Palais (64493)
109. Saint-Pierre-d'Irube (64496) 110. Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle (64495) 111. Saint-Étienne-de-Baïgorry (64477) 112. Sames (64502)
113. Sare (64504) 114. Souraïde (64527) 115. Suhescun (64528) 116. Uhart-Cize (64538)
117. Uhart-Mixe (64539) 118. Urcuit (64540) 119. Urepel (64543) 120. Urrugne (64545)
121. Urt (64546) 122. Ustaritz (64547) 123. Villefranque (64558)

Related pages[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Arrondissement de Bayonne (641) - Résumé statistique" (in French). Publications et statistiques pour la France ou les régions. Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques - INSEE. http://www.insee.fr/fr/themes/comparateur.asp?codgeo=ARR-641. Retrieved 2 March 2015.
  2. "Populations légales 2013: 64-Pyrénées-Atlantiques" (in French). Populations légales 2013 des départements et des collectivités d'outre-mer. Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques - INSEE. http://www.insee.fr/fr/ppp/bases-de-donnees/recensement/populations-legales/departement.asp?dep=64&annee=2013#pop_arr. Retrieved 5 May 2016.
  3. "Historique des Pyrénées-Atlantiques" (in French). Le SPLAF. http://splaf.free.fr/64his.html. Retrieved 29 March 2014.
  4. "Décret n° 2014-248 du 25 février 2014 portant délimitation des cantons dans le département des Pyrénées-Atlantiques" (in French). Légifrance.gouv.fr. http://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/affichTexte.do?cidTexte=JORFTEXT000028661520. Retrieved 6 November 2016.

Coordinates: 43°29′00″N 1°29′00″W / 43.4833°N 1.4833°W / 43.4833; -1.4833