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 former canton situated in the department of the Pas-de-Calais and in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of northern France. It was disbanded following the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015. It consisted of 22 communes, which joined the canton of Auxi-le-Château in 2015.[1]

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 comprised 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