Franche-Comté

General Information


Official name Franche-Comté
Capital Besançon
ISO code fr-43
Statistical agency Insee


Administrative units

codedépartement
> arrondissement
administrative centerarea in
sq.km.
population
1999-03-08
census
population
2006-01-01
admin.
population
2013-01-01
admin.
25DoubsBesançon5,233.64499,062531,607548,026
1Besançon 1,943.24229,712246,765254,681
2Montbéliard 1,255.74177,604181,208181,280
3Pontarlier 2,034.6691,746103,634112,065
39JuraLons-le-Saunier4,999.18250,857267,941270,914
1Dole 1,171.2478,38884,34286,497
2Lons-le-Saunier 2,825.36121,063129,112131,252
3Saint-Claude 1,002.5851,40654,48753,165
70Haute-SaôneVesoul5,360.08229,732243,458246,782
1Lure 1,848.33106,461111,513112,253
2Vesoul 3,511.75123,271131,945134,529
90Territoire de BelfortBelfort609.44137,408144,659147,777
1Belfort 609.44137,408144,659147,777
 total 16,202.341,117,0591,187,6651,213,499
source: Insee, France.

Main cities

namepopulation
1999-03-08
census
population
2006-01-01
admin.
population
2010-01-01
admin.
population
2013-01-01
admin.
Besançon117,733121,012121,038120,832
Belfort50,41751,89151,23351,349
Montbéliard27,57027,26326,50126,332
Dole24,94925,70525,77624,413
source: Insee, France.