Canton of Turriers

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Canton de Turriers
French canton
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
Arrondissement Forcalquier
Seat Turriers
Communes 7
Government
 • Representative Élie Aguillon
2008-2014
Area¹
 • Total 226.22 km2 (87.34 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 1,033
 • Density 4.6/km2 (12/sq mi)
Cantonal code 04 28
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The canton of Turriers is an administrative division in southeastern France. It includes the following communes:

Commune Inhabitants Postal code INSEE code
Bayons 198 04250 04023
Bellaffaire 142 04250 04026
Faucon-du-Caire 35 04250 04085
Gigors 41 04250 04093
Piégut 123 05130 04150
Turriers 297 04250 04222
Venterol 197 05130 04234

Demographics[edit]

Historical population of Canton of Turriers
(Source: INSEE)
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2007 2008
Population 731 836 776 799 909 1 033 {{{7}}} {{{8}}} {{{9}}}
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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Coordinates: 44°24′08″N 6°10′11″E / 44.40222°N 6.16972°E / 44.40222; 6.16972