Nord (North is a department in the far north of France. It is the country's most populated department Paris (ˈpærɨs in English; in French) is the Capital of France and the country's largest city Bouches-du-Rhône ( Occitan: Bocas de Ròse, lit "Mouths of the Rhône River" is a department in the south of France named after the Rhône ( Franco-Provençal: Rôno) is a French department located in the central Eastern region of Rhône-Alpes. Hauts-de-Seine (92 (literally " Seine Heights" is a département in France. Seine-Saint-Denis is a French department located in the Île-de-France region. Pas-de-Calais is a department in northern France. Its name is the French language equivalent of the Strait of Dover, which it borders Yvelines is a French department in the region of Île-de-France. Gironde (Gironda is a common name for the Gironde Estuary - sound where merge the mouths of the Garonne river and of the Dordogne river - and for Val-de-Marne is a French department, named after the Marne River, located in the Île-de-France region, at the west of Paris Seine-et-Marne is a French department, named after the Seine and Marne rivers and located in the Île-de-France region Seine-Maritime is a French department in Normandy. Before 1955 it was known as Seine-Inférieure. Loire-Atlantique (formerly Loire-Inférieure) is a department on the west coast of France named after the Loire River and the Atlantic Essonne is a French department in the region of Île-de-France. Isère ( Arpitan: Isera, Occitan: Isèra) is a department, in the Rhône-Alpes ( Rôno-Arpes in Arpitan Val-d'Oise is a French department named after the Oise River, located in the Île-de-France region. Haute-Garonne ( Occitan: Nauta Garona; English: Upper Garonne) is a department in the southwest of France named after the Bas-Rhin is a ''département'' of France. The name means "Lower Rhine " Alpes-Maritimes ( Occitan: Aups Maritims) is a department in the extreme southeast corner of France. Moselle is a ''département'' in the east of France named after the Moselle River. Hérault ( Occitan: Erau) is a department in the southwest of France named after the Hérault river. The Var is a French department in Provence in southeast France Ille-et-Vilaine (Il-ha-Gwilen is a department of France, located in the region of Bretagne in the northwest of France. Finistère (Penn-ar-Bed is a département of France, located in Brittany ( Breizh in Breton and Bretagne Oise is a department in the north of France named after the Oise River. Réunion ( French: Réunion or formally La Réunion; previously Île Bourbon) is an island located in the Indian Ocean, east of Maine-et-Loire is a department in west-central France. History Maine-et-Loire is one of the original 83 departments created during the French Loire ( Arpitan: Lêre, Occitan: Léger) is an administrative department in the east-central part of France occupying the Haut-Rhin is a ''département'' of France named after the Rhine river Meurthe-et-Moselle is a department in the northeast of France named after the Meurthe and Moselle rivers Morbihan (Mor-Bihan is a department in the northwest of France named after the Morbihan ( small sea in Breton) the enclosed sea that is the Haute-Savoie ( Arpitan: Savouè d’Amont / Hiôta-Savouè) is a French department, named for its location in Gard ( Occitan: Gard) is a département located in southern France in the Languedoc-Roussillon region The French department of Calvados forms part of the region of Basse-Normandie in Normandy. Loiret is a department in north-central France named after the Loiret River. Pyrénées-Atlantiques ( Gascon: Pirenèus-Atlantics; Basque: Pirinio-Atlantiarrak or Pirinio-Atlantikoak) is a department Puy-de-Dôme ( lo Puèi de Doma / lo Puèi Domat in the Auvergnat dialect of the Occitan language is a department Charente-Maritime is a department on the west coast of France named after the Charente River. The Vendée is a department in the Pays-de-la-Loire region in west central France, on the Atlantic Ocean. Marne is a department in north-eastern France named after the Marne River which flows through the department Indre-et-Loire is a department in west-central France named after the Indre and the Loire rivers Ain (ɛ̃ Arpitan: En) is a department named after the Ain River on the eastern edge of France. Côtes-d'Armor ( Breton: Aodoù-an-Arvor) is a department in the north of Brittany, in northwestern France. The Somme is a department of France, located in the north of the country and named after the Somme river. Eure is a department in the north of France named after the Eure River. Saône-et-Loire ( Sona-et-Lêre in Arpitan language is a French department, named after the Saône and the Loire Sarthe (saʁt is a French department, named after the Sarthe River. Aisne (ɛn is a department in the northern part of France named after the Aisne River. The Vaucluse ( Provençal Occitan: Vauclusa in classical norm or Vau-Cluso in Mistralian norm is a department in the southeast of Côte-d'Or is a department in the eastern part of France. History Côte-d'Or is one of the original 83 departments created during the French Manche is a French department in Normandy named after La Manche ("the sleeve" which is the French name for the English Guadeloupe is an island group or Archipelago located in the eastern Caribbean Sea at, with a land area of 1628 square kilometres (629  sq Martinique is an Island in the eastern Caribbean Sea, having a land area of 1128 km² Pyrénées-Orientales (Eastern Pyrenees Pirineus Orientals Pirenèus Orientals is a department of southern France adjacent to the northern Spanish frontier Eure-et-Loir is a French department, named after the Eure and Loir rivers This article is about the French department Do not confuse with the Austrian capital Vienna. Dordogne (Dordonha is a department in central France named after the Dordogne River. Savoie ( Arpitan: Savouè d’Avâl) is a French department located in the Rhône-Alpes ( Rôno-Arpes Vosges (voːʒ is a French department, named after the Vosges mountain range. Haute-Vienne is a French department named after the Vienne River. Deux-Sèvres is a French ''département''. ("Deux-Sèvres" is also a name occasionally used for Saint-Porchaire ware, a type of Faïence Landes ( Occitan: Lanas) is a département in southern France. Charente ( Saintongeais: Chérente, Occitan: T'Charanto) is a department in western France named after the Charente Allier ( Occitan: Alèir) is a department in south-central France named after the Allier River. Yonne is a French department named after the Yonne River. It is one of the four constituent departments of Bourgogne (Burgundy in eastern France Aude ( Occitan: Aude) is a department in south-central France named after the Aude River. Loir-et-Cher is a department in north-central France named after the rivers Loir and Cher. Lot-et-Garonne ( Occitan: Òlt e Garona) is a department in the southwest of France named after the Lot and Garonne rivers Cher ( Occitan: Char) is an administrative department located in the centre of France. Ardèche ( Occitan and Arpitan: Ardecha) is a department in south-central France named after the Ardèche River. Mayenne (majɛn is a department in northwest France named after the Mayenne River. Aube is a department in the northeastern part of France named after the Aube River. Orne is a department in the northwest of France named after the Orne River. Ardennes is a department in the northeast part of France named after the Ardennes area Aveyron ( Occitan: Avairon) is a department in southern France named after the Aveyron River. Jura is a department in the east of France named after the Jura mountains (not to be confused with the Swiss canton of Jura Corrèze ( Occitan: Corresa) is a department in south central France, named after the Corrèze River. Haute-Saône ( Hiôta-Sona in Arpitan language is a French department of the Franche-Comté ( Franche-Comtât Indre is a department in the center of France named after the Indre River. Hautes-Pyrénées ( Occitan: Nauts Pirenèus / Hauts Pirenèus) is a department in southwestern France. Nièvre is a department in the center of France named after the Nièvre River. Tarn-et-Garonne is a French department in the southwest of France. Haute-Loire ( Occitan: Naut Léger) is a department in south-central France named after the Loire River. French Guiana (Guyane française officially fr ''Guyane'' is an Overseas department (French département d'outre-mer, or DOM) of France Meuse (møːz is a department in northeast France, named after the Meuse River. Haute-Marne is a department in the northeast of France named after the Marne River. The Gers ( French: le Gers, Occitan: Gers) is a department in the Midi-Pyrénées region in the southwest Lot ( Occitan: Òlt) is a department in the southwest of France named after the Lot River. Cantal ( Occitan: Cantal Cantau Chantal Chantau) is a department in south-central France. Haute-Corse (Corsica suprana ( English: Upper Corsica) is a French department. Alpes-de-Haute-Provence ( Occitan: Aups d'Auta Provença) is a French department in the south of France, it was formerly part of the province Ariège ( Occitan: Arièja) is a department in southwestern France named after the Ariège River. The Territoire de Belfort is a department in the Franche-Comté region of eastern France. Hautes-Alpes ( Occitan: Auts Aups) is a department in southeastern France named after the Alps mountain range Corse-du-Sud (Corsica suttana ( English: Southern Corsica) is a French département. Creuse ( Occitan: Cruesa) is a department in central France named after the Creuse River. Lozère (in Occitan Losera) is a department in southeast France near the Massif Central.
|Rank||Department||Population (2006)||Size (km²)||Density (pop. /km²)|
|96||Territoire de Belfort||140,000||609||230|
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