Canton of Montreuil

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Canton of Montreuil
French canton
Country France
Region Nord-Pas de Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil
Seat Montreuil
Communes 17
Government
 • Representative Bernard Pion
Area¹
 • Total 165.68 km2 (63.97 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 21,603
 • Density 130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Cantonal code 62 37
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The canton of Montreuil is a canton situated in the Pas-de-Calais department and the Nord-Pas de Calais region.

Geography[edit]

An area of drained marshland and one or two hills, with the town of Montreuil in the Arrondissement of Montreuil at its centre. The altitude varies from 1m (Le Touquet-Paris-Plage) to 100m (Neuville-sous-Montreuil) with an average altitude of 74m.

History[edit]

Composition[edit]

The canton of Montreuil comprises 17 communes and a total of 21,603 inhabitants (census of 1999, without double counting).

Demographic Composition
Commune Population Post Code INSEE Code
Beaumerie-Saint-Martin 318 62170 62094
La Calotterie 559 62170 62196
Campigneulles-les-Grandes 256 62170 62206
Campigneulles-les-Petites 517 62170 62207
Cucq 4,912 62780 62261
Écuires 830 62170 62289
Lépine 297 62170 62499
La Madelaine-sous-Montreuil 156 62170 62535
Merlimont 2,606 62155 62571
Montreuil 2,428 62170 62588
Nempont-Saint-Firmin 166 62180 62602
Neuville-sous-Montreuil 739 62170 62610
Saint-Aubin 217 62170 62742
Saint-Josse 1,052 62170 62752
Sorrus 472 62170 62799
Le Touquet-Paris-Plage 5,299 62520 62826
Wailly-Beaucamp 779 62170 62870

Population[edit]

Population Growth
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
15,953 17,328 19,139 19,960 20,942 21,603
Census count starting from 1962 : Population without double counting

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Coordinates: 50°27′52″N 1°45′51″E / 50.46444°N 1.76417°E / 50.46444; 1.76417