Arrondissement of Soissons

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Soissons
Location within the region Hauts-de-France
Location within the region Hauts-de-France
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentAisne
No. of communes165
SubprefectureSoissons
Area
1,342.3 km2 (518.3 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[1]
107,600
INSEE code024

The arrondissement of Soissons is an arrondissement of France, in the Aisne department, Hauts-de-France region. Its capital is the city of Soissons.

History[change | change source]

When the Aisne department was created on 1800, the arrondissement of Soissons was part of that original department.[2]

Geography[change | change source]

The arrondissement of Soissons is in the central part of the Aisne department. It is bordered to the north by the Laon arrondissement, to the east by the Marne department, to the south by the Château-Thierry arrondissement and to the west by the Oise department.

The arrondissement of Soissons has an area of 1,242.8 square kilometres (479.8 square miles) and a population of 103,840 inhabitants.

Composition[change | change source]

Cantons[change | change source]

After the reorganisation of the cantons in France,[3] cantons are not subdivisions of the arrondissements so they could have communes that belong to different arrondissements.

The cantons of the arrondissement of Soissons are:

  1. Fère-en-Tardenois (0205) (partly)
  2. Soissons-1 (0216)
  3. Soissons-2 (0217)
  4. Vic-sur-Aisne (0220) (partly)
  5. Villers-Cotterêts (0221) (partly)

Communes[change | change source]

The arrondissement of Soissons has 166 communes; they are (with their INSEE codes[4]

  1. Acy (02003)
  2. Aizy-Jouy (02008)
  3. Allemant (02010)
  4. Ambleny (02011)
  5. Ambrief (02012)
  6. Ancienville (02015)
  7. Arcy-Sainte-Restitue (02022)
  8. Audignicourt (02034)
  9. Augy (02036)
  10. Bagneux (02043)
  11. Bazoches-sur-Vesles (02054)
  12. Belleu (02064)
  13. Berny-Rivière (02071)
  14. Berzy-le-Sec (02077)
  15. Beugneux (02082)
  16. Bieuxy (02087)
  17. Billy-sur-Aisne (02089)
  18. Billy-sur-Ourcq (02090)
  19. Blanzy-lès-Fismes (02091)
  20. Braine (02110)
  21. Braye (02118)
  22. Brenelle (02120)
  23. Breny (02121)
  24. Bruys (02129)
  25. Bucy-le-Long (02131)
  26. Buzancy (02138)
  27. Celles-sur-Aisne (02148)
  28. Cerseuil (02152)
  29. Chacrise (02154)
  30. Chassemy (02167)
  31. Chaudun (02172)
  32. Chavignon (02174)
  33. Chavigny (02175)
  34. Chavonne (02176)
  35. Chéry-Chartreuve (02179)
  36. Chivres-Val (02190)
  37. Chouy (02192)
  38. Ciry-Salsogne (02195)
  39. Clamecy (02198)
  40. Cœuvres-et-Valsery (02201)
  41. Condé-sur-Aisne (02210)
  42. Corcy (02216)
  43. Courcelles-sur-Vesle (02224)
  44. Courmelles (02226)
  45. Couvrelles (02230)
  46. Coyolles (02232)
  47. Cramaille (02233)
  48. Crouy (02243)
  49. Cuffies (02245)
  50. Cuiry-Housse (02249)
  51. Cuisy-en-Almont (02253)
  52. Cutry (02254)
  53. Cys-la-Commune (02255)
  54. Dammard (02258)
  55. Dampleux (02259)
  56. Dhuizel (02263)
  57. Dommiers (02267)
  58. Droizy (02272)
  59. Épagny (02277)
  60. Faverolles (02302)
  61. La Ferté-Milon (02307)
  62. Filain (02311)
  63. Fleury (02316)
  64. Fontenoy (02326)
  65. Grand-Rozoy (02665)
  66. Haramont (02368)
  67. Hartennes-et-Taux (02372)
  68. Jouaignes (02393)
  69. Juvigny (02398)
  70. Laffaux (02400)
  71. Largny-sur-Automne (02410)
  72. Launoy (02412)
  73. Laversine (02415)
  74. Lesges (02421)
  75. Leury (02424)
  76. Lhuys (02427)
  77. Limé (02432)
  78. Longpont (02438)
  79. Louâtre (02441)
  80. Maast-et-Violaine (02447)
  81. Macogny (02449)
  82. Margival (02464)
  83. Marizy-Sainte-Geneviève (02466)
  84. Marizy-Saint-Mard (02467)
  85. Mercin-et-Vaux (02477)
  86. Missy-aux-Bois (02485)
  87. Missy-sur-Aisne (02487)
  88. Monampteuil (02490)
  89. Monnes (02496)
  90. Mont-Notre-Dame (02520)
  91. Mont-Saint-Martin (02523)
  92. Montgobert (02506)
  93. Montgru-Saint-Hilaire (02507)
  94. Montigny-Lengrain (02514)
  95. Morsain (02527)
  96. Mortefontaine (02528)
  97. Muret-et-Crouttes (02533)
  98. Nampteuil-sous-Muret (02536)
  99. Nanteuil-la-Fosse (02537)
  100. Neuville-sur-Margival (02551)
  101. Noroy-sur-Ourcq (02557)
  102. Nouvron-Vingré (02562)
  103. Noyant-et-Aconin (02564)
  104. Oigny-en-Valois (02568)
  105. Osly-Courtil (02576)
  106. Ostel (02577)
  107. Oulchy-la-Ville (02579)
  108. Oulchy-le-Château (02580)
  109. Paars (02581)
  110. Parcy-et-Tigny (02585)
  111. Pargny-Filain (02589)
  112. Pasly (02593)
  113. Passy-en-Valois (02594)
  114. Pernant (02598)
  115. Le Plessier-Huleu (02606)
  116. Ploisy (02607)
  117. Pommiers (02610)
  118. Pont-Arcy (02612)
  119. Presles-et-Boves (02620)
  120. Puiseux-en-Retz (02628)
  121. Quincy-sous-le-Mont (02633)
  122. Ressons-le-Long (02643)
  123. Retheuil (02644)
  124. Rozières-sur-Crise (02663)
  125. Saconin-et-Breuil (02667)
  126. Saint-Bandry (02672)
  127. Saint-Christophe-à-Berry (02673)
  128. Saint-Mard (02682)
  129. Saint-Pierre-Aigle (02687)
  130. Saint-Rémy-Blanzy (02693)
  131. Saint-Thibaut (02695)
  132. Sancy-les-Cheminots (02698)
  133. Septmonts (02706)
  134. Les Septvallons (02439)
  135. Serches (02711)
  136. Sermoise (02714)
  137. Serval (02715)
  138. Silly-la-Poterie (02718)
  139. Soissons (02722)
  140. Soucy (02729)
  141. Soupir (02730)
  142. Taillefontaine (02734)
  143. Tannières (02735)
  144. Tartiers (02736)
  145. Terny-Sorny (02739)
  146. Troësnes (02749)
  147. Vailly-sur-Aisne (02758)
  148. Vassens (02762)
  149. Vasseny (02763)
  150. Vaudesson (02766)
  151. Vauxbuin (02770)
  152. Vauxrezis (02767)
  153. Vauxtin (02773)
  154. Venizel (02780)
  155. Vézaponin (02793)
  156. Vic-sur-Aisne (02795)
  157. Viel-Arcy (02797)
  158. Vierzy (02799)
  159. Ville-Savoye (02817)
  160. Villemontoire (02804)
  161. Villeneuve-Saint-Germain (02805)
  162. Villers-Cotterêts (02810)
  163. Villers-Hélon (02812)
  164. Vivières (02822)
  165. Vregny (02828)
  166. Vuillery (02829)

The communes with more inhabitants in the arrondissement are:

INSEE
code
Commune Population[5]
(2014)
Canton Intercommunality
02722 Soissons 28,290 Soissons-1, Soissons-2 CA du Soissonnais
02810 Villers-Cotterêts 10,892 Villers-Cotterêts Retz-en-Valois
02064 Belleu 3,820 Soissons-2 CA du Soissonnais
02243 Crouy 2,857 Soissons-1 CA du Soissonnais
02805 Villeneuve-Saint-Germain 2,512 Soissons-1 CA du Soissonnais
02110 Braine 2,267 Fère-en-Tardenois Val de l'Aisne
02758 Vailly-sur-Aisne 2,018 Fère-en-Tardenois Val de l'Aisne
02131 Bucy-le-Long 1,904 Fère-en-Tardenois Val de l'Aisne
02245 Cuffies 1,810 Soissons-1 CA du Soissonnais
02226 Courmelles 1,786 Soissons-2 CA du Soissonnais

Related pages[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Téléchargement du fichier d'ensemble des populations légales en 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 28 December 2020.
  2. "Historique de l'Aisne". Le SPLAF (in French). Retrieved 1 November 2016.
  3. "Décret n° 2014-202 du 21 février 2014 portant délimitation des cantons dans le département de l'Aisne" (in French). Légifrance.gouv.fr. Retrieved 1 November 2016.
  4. "Arrondissement de Soissons (024)" (in French). Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques - INSEE. Retrieved 8 November 2017.
  5. "Régions, départements, arrondissements, cantons et communes" (PDF). Populations légales 2014 (in French). Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques - INSEE. Retrieved 11 November 2017.

Coordinates: 49°23′N 3°19′E / 49.383°N 3.317°E / 49.383; 3.317