Franche-Comté

General Information


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


Administrative units

codedépartement
> arrondissement
capitalarea in
sq.km.
population
1999-03-08
census
population
2006-01-01
admin.
population
2010-01-01
admin.
25DoubsBesançon5,233.64499,062531,607542,509
1Besançon 1,943.24229,712246,765251,463
2Montbéliard 1,255.74177,604181,208182,060
3Pontarlier 2,034.6691,746103,634108,986
39JuraLons-le-Saunier4,999.18250,857267,941271,973
1Dole 1,171.2478,38884,34286,900
2Lons-le-Saunier 2,825.36121,063129,112131,229
3Saint-Claude 1,002.5851,40654,48753,844
70Haute-SaôneVesoul5,360.08229,732243,458247,311
1Lure 1,848.33106,461111,513112,920
2Vesoul 3,511.75123,271131,945134,391
90Territoire de BelfortBelfort609.44137,408144,659146,475
1Belfort 609.44137,408144,659146,475
 total 16,202.341,117,0591,187,6651,208,268
source: Insee, France.

Main cities

namepopulation
1999-03-08
census
population
2006-01-01
admin.
population
2010-01-01
admin.
Besançon117,733121,012121,038
Belfort50,41751,89151,233
Montbéliard27,57027,26326,501
Dole24,94925,70525,776
source: Insee, France.