Arrondissement of Tulle

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Arrondissement of Tulle
Location of Tulle in Corrèze
Location of Tulle in Corrèze
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentCorrèze
Communes106
PrefectureTulle
INSEE code192
Area
 • Total2,564.4 km2 (990.1 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total78,408
 • Density31/km2 (79/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.

History[change | change source]

When the Corrèze department was created on 1800, the arrondissement of Tulle was part of that original department.[1]

Geography[change | change source]

It is the central arrondissement of the department with an area of 2,564.4 km2 (990.1 sq mi).[2] It has 78,408 inhabitants (2014) and a density of 30.6 inhabitants/km².[3]

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[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.

In the arrondissement of Tulle, only three cantons do not have all their "communes" in the arrondissement: Haute-Dordogne, Midi corrézien and Uzerche. The following table shows the distribution of the "communes" in the cantons and arrondissements:

Cantons and communes in the arrondissement of Tulle
INSEE
Code
Canton Arrondissements Total
Brive-la-Gaillarde Tulle Ussel
1902 Argentat 30 30
1908 Haute-Dordogne 2 24 26
1910 Midi corrézien 33 1 34
1911 Naves 13 13
1914 Sainte-Fortunade 23 23
1915 Seilhac-Monédières 21 21
1916 Tulle 1 1
1918 Uzerche 12 9 21

Communes[change | change source]

The arrondissement of Tulle has 106 communes; they are (with their INSEE codes[5]

  1. Affieux (19001)
  2. Albussac (19004)
  3. Les Angles-sur-Corrèze (19009)
  4. Argentat-sur-Dordogne (19010)
  5. Auriac (19014)
  6. Bar (19016)
  7. Bassignac-le-Bas (19017)
  8. Bassignac-le-Haut (19018)
  9. Beaumont (19020)
  10. Bonnefond (19027)
  11. Camps-Saint-Mathurin-Léobazel (19034)
  12. Chamberet (19036)
  13. Chamboulive (19037)
  14. Chameyrat (19038)
  15. Champagnac-la-Prune (19040)
  16. Chanac-les-Mines (19041)
  17. Chanteix (19042)
  18. La Chapelle-Saint-Géraud (19045)
  19. Le Chastang (19048)
  20. Clergoux (19056)
  21. Condat-sur-Ganaveix (19060)
  22. Cornil (19061)
  23. Corrèze (19062)
  24. Darazac (19069)
  25. L’Église-aux-Bois (19074)
  26. Espagnac (19075)
  27. Espartignac (19076)
  28. Eyburie (19079)
  29. Eyrein (19081)
  30. Favars (19082)
  31. Forgès (19084)
  32. Gimel-les-Cascades (19085)
  33. Goulles (19086)
  34. Gourdon-Murat (19087)
  35. Grandsaigne (19088)
  36. Gros-Chastang (19089)
  37. Gumond (19090)
  38. Hautefage (19091)
  39. Lacelle (19095)
  40. Ladignac-sur-Rondelles (19096)
  41. Lagarde-Enval (19098)
  42. Lagraulière (19100)
  43. Laguenne (19101)
  44. Lamongerie (19104)
  45. Lestards (19112)
  46. Le Lonzac (19118)
  47. Madranges (19122)
  48. Marc-la-Tour (19127)
  49. Masseret (19129)
  50. Meilhards (19131)
  51. Mercœur (19133)
  52. Monceaux-sur-Dordogne (19140)
  53. Naves (19146)
  54. Neuville (19149)
  55. Orgnac-sur-Vézère (19154)
  56. Orliac-de-Bar (19155)
  57. Pandrignes (19158)
  58. Perpezac-le-Noir (19162)
  59. Peyrissac (19165)
  60. Pierrefitte (19166)
  61. Pradines (19168)
  62. Reygade (19171)
  63. Rilhac-Treignac (19172)
  64. Rilhac-Xaintrie (19173)
  65. La Roche-Canillac (19174)
  66. Saint-Augustin (19181)
  67. Saint-Bonnet-Avalouze (19185)
  68. Saint-Bonnet-Elvert (19186)
  69. Saint-Bonnet-les-Tours-de-Merle (19189)
  70. Saint-Chamant (19192)
  71. Saint-Cirgues-la-Loutre (19193)
  72. Saint-Clément (19194)
  73. Sainte-Fortunade (19203)
  74. Saint-Geniez-ô-Merle (19205)
  75. Saint-Germain-les-Vergnes (19207)
  76. Saint-Hilaire-les-Courbes (19209)
  77. Saint-Hilaire-Peyroux (19211)
  78. Saint-Hilaire-Taurieux (19212)
  79. Saint-Jal (19213)
  80. Saint-Julien-aux-Bois (19214)
  81. Saint-Julien-le-Pèlerin (19215)
  82. Saint-Martial-de-Gimel (19220)
  83. Saint-Martial-Entraygues (19221)
  84. Saint-Martin-la-Méanne (19222)
  85. Saint-Mexant (19227)
  86. Saint-Pardoux-la-Croisille (19231)
  87. Saint-Paul (19235)
  88. Saint-Priest-de-Gimel (19236)
  89. Saint-Privat (19237)
  90. Saint-Salvadour (19240)
  91. Saint-Sylvain (19245)
  92. Saint-Ybard (19248)
  93. Salon-la-Tour (19250)
  94. Seilhac (19255)
  95. Servières-le-Château (19258)
  96. Sexcles (19259)
  97. Soudaine-Lavinadière (19262)
  98. Tarnac (19265)
  99. Toy-Viam (19268)
  100. Treignac (19269)
  101. Tulle (19272)
  102. Uzerche (19276)
  103. Veix (19281)
  104. Viam (19284)
  105. Vigeois (19285)
  106. Vitrac-sur-Montane (19287)

The communes in the arrondissement with more inhabitants are:

INSEE
code
Commune Population[3]
(2014)
Canton Intercommunality
19272 Tulle 14,325 Tulle Communauté d'agglomération Tulle Agglo
19010 Argentat-sur-Dordogne 2,977 Argentat
Sainte-Fortunade
Xaintrie Val'dordogne
19276 Uzerche 2,933 Uzerche Le Pays d'Uzerche
19146 Naves 2,384 Naves Communauté d'agglomération Tulle Agglo
19203 Sainte-Fortunade 1,800 Sainte-Fortunade Communauté d'agglomération Tulle Agglo
19255 Seilhac 1,697 Seilhac-Monédières Communauté d'agglomération Tulle Agglo
19038 Chameyrat 1,587 Naves Communauté d'agglomération Tulle Agglo
19061 Cornil 1,401 Sainte-Fortunade Communauté d'agglomération Tulle Agglo

Related pages[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Historique de la Corrèze". Le SPLAF (in French). Retrieved 8 July 2016.
  2. "Arrondissement de Tulle (192)". Comparateur de territoire (in French). Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques - INSEE. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Régions, départements, arrondissements, cantons et communes" (PDF). Populations légales 2014 (in French). Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques - INSEE. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  4. "Décret n° 2014-228 du 24 février 2014 portant délimitation des cantons dans le département de la Corrèze" (in French). Légifrance.gouv.fr. Retrieved 8 July 2016.
  5. "Arrondissement de Tulle (192)" (in French). Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques - INSEE. Retrieved 25 May 2017.

Coordinates: 45°16′N 1°46′E / 45.267°N 1.767°E / 45.267; 1.767