Canton of Hesdin

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Canton of Hesdin
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 Montreuil
Seat Hesdin
Communes 22
Area¹
 • Total 138.66 km2 (53.54 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 11,420
 • Density 82/km2 (210/sq mi)
Cantonal code 62 26
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The Canton of Hesdin 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 organised around Hesdin in the arrondissement of Montreuil. The altitude varies from 11 m (Tortefontaine) to 133 m (Chériennes) for an average altitude of 55 m.

Population[edit]

Population Evolution
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
10290 11109 11640 11779 11515 11420
Census count starting from 1962 : Population without double counting



Composition[edit]

The canton comprises 22 communes and a total of 11,420 inhabitants (census of 1999, without double counting).

Demographic Composition
Commune Population Post Code INSEE Code
Aubin-Saint-Vaast 756 62140 62046
Brévillers 107 62140 62175
Capelle-lès-Hesdin 407 62140 62212
Caumont 206 62140 62219
Cavron-Saint-Martin 402 62140 62220
Chériennes 182 62140 62222
Contes 334 62990 62236
Guigny 140 62140 62395
Guisy 272 62140 62398
Hesdin 2686 62140 62447
Huby-Saint-Leu 967 62140 62461
Labroye 173 62140 62481
La Loge 185 62140 62521
Marconne 1232 62140 62549
Marconnelle 1312 62140 62550
Mouriez 241 62140 62596
Bouin-Plumoison 514 62140 62661
Raye-sur-Authie 255 62140 62690
Regnauville 210 62140 62700
Sainte-Austreberthe 410 62140 62743
Tortefontaine 231 62140 62824
Wambercourt 198 62140 62871


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Coordinates: 50°21′27″N 2°00′09″E / 50.35750°N 2.00250°E / 50.35750; 2.00250