Canton of Avesnes-le-Comte

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Canton of Avesnes-le-Comte
French canton
Country France
Region Blason Nord-Pas-De-Calais.svg Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas de Calais Arms.svg Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Seat Avesnes-le-Comte
Communes 31
Government
 • Representative Louis Petit
Area¹
 • Total 177.45 km2 (68.51 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 8,307
 • Density 47/km2 (120/sq mi)
Cantonal code 62 08
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The Canton of Avesnes-le-Comte is a canton situated in the department of the Pas-de-Calais and in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of northern France.

Geography[edit]

The canton is organized around Avesnes-le-Comte in the arrondissement of Arras. The altitude varies from 72m (Rebreuve-sur-Canche) to 178m (Saulty) for an average altitude of 137m.

Composition[edit]

The canton comprises 31 communes and a total of 8,307 inhabitants (census of 1999, without double counting).

Demographic Composition
Commune Population Post Code INSEE Code
Avesnes-le-Comte 1983 62810 62063
Barly 268 62810 62084
Bavincourt 347 62158 62086
Beaudricourt 92 62810 62091
Beaufort-Blavincourt 386 62810 62092
Berlencourt-le-Cauroy 265 62810 62111
Canettemont 61 62270 62208
Coullemont 105 62158 62243
Couturelle 87 62158 62253
Denier 58 62810 62266
Estrée-Wamin 184 62810 62316
Givenchy-le-Noble 146 62810 62372
Grand-Rullecourt 334 62810 62385
Hauteville 248 62810 62418
Houvin-Houvigneul 201 62270 62459
Ivergny 218 62810 62475
Lattre-Saint-Quentin 193 62810 62490
Liencourt 219 62810 62507
Lignereuil 133 62810 62511
Magnicourt-sur-Canche 99 62270 62537
Manin 178 62810 62544
Noyellette 183 62123 62629
Noyelle-Vion 260 62810 62630
Rebreuve-sur-Canche 180 62270 62694
Rebreuviette 242 62270 62695
Sars-le-Bois 66 62810 62778
Saulty 625 62158 62784
Sombrin 235 62810 62798
Le Souich 169 62810 62802
Sus-Saint-Léger 292 62810 62804
Warluzel 250 62810 62879

Population[edit]

Population Evolution
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
7768 8275 7696 8073 8459 8307
Census count starting from 1962 : Population without double counting

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Coordinates: 50°15′54″N 2°28′03″E / 50.26500°N 2.46750°E / 50.26500; 2.46750