Canton of Hucqueliers

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Canton of Hucqueliers
French canton
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil
Communes 24
Area¹
 • Total 231.71 km2 (89.46 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 6,546
 • Density 28/km2 (73/sq mi)
Cantonal code 62 29
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The canton of Hucqueliers is a canton situated in the Pas-de-Calais département and in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.

Geography[edit]

An area of small valleys and plateaux, consisting mostly of farmland, with the town of Hucqueliers in the arrondissement of Montreuil-sur-Mer at its centre. The altitude varies from 26m (Alette) to 202m (Bécourt).with an average altitude of 97m.

Composition[edit]

The canton of Hucqueliers comprises 24 communes and a total of 6546 inhabitants (census of 1999, without double counting).

Demographic Composition
Canton Population Post Code INSEE Code
Aix-en-Ergny 104 62650 62017
Alette 249 62650 62021
Avesnes 46 62650 62062
Bécourt 238 62240 62102
Beussent 411 62170 62123
Bezinghem 294 62650 62127
Bimont 117 62650 62134
Bourthes 545 62650 62168
Campagne-lès-Boulonnais 453 62650 62202
Clenleu 183 62650 62227
Enquin-sur-Baillons 173 62650 62296
Ergny 173 62650 62302
Herly 323 62650 62437
Hucqueliers 505 62650 62463
Humbert 254 62650 62466
Maninghem 137 62650 62545
Parenty 396 62650 62648
Preures 448 62650 62670
Quilen 61 62650 62682
Rumilly 255 62650 62729
Saint-Michel-sous-Bois 89 62650 62762
Verchocq 523 62560 62844
Wicquinghem 179 62650 62886
Zoteux 390 62650 62903

Population[edit]

Population Movement
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
6991 7337 7013 7016 6747 6546
Census count starting from 1962 : Population without double counting

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Coordinates: 50°34′10″N 1°54′26″E / 50.56944°N 1.90722°E / 50.56944; 1.90722