Canton of Aigrefeuille-d'Aunis

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Canton of Aigrefeuille-d'Aunis
French canton
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Rochefort
Seat Aigrefeuille-d'Aunis
Communes 11
Area¹
 • Total 180.57 km2 (69.72 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 10,272
 • Density 57/km2 (150/sq mi)
Cantonal code 1701
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The Canton of Aigrefeuille-d'Aunis is a former canton of the Charente-Maritime department, in France. It was disbanded following the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015. The lowest point was in the commune of Ardillières, the highest point was Le Thou at 48 m, the average elevation was 16 m.

Communes[edit]

The canton of Aigrefeuille-d'Aunis contained 11 communes and had 10,272 inhabitants (1999).

Commune Population (1999) Postal code INSEE code
Aigrefeuille-d'Aunis 3,151 17290 17003
Ardillières 555 17290 17018
Ballon 526 17290 17032
Bouhet 410 17540 17057
Chambon 739 17290 17080
Ciré-d'Aunis 804 17290 17107
Forges 903 17290 17166
Landrais 526 17290 17203
Thairé 1,053 17290 17443
Le Thou 1,170 17290 17447
Virson 435 17290 17480

Population history[edit]

Year Population
1962 6,747
1968 7,209
1972 7,604
1982 8,965
1990 9,362
1999 10,272
2008 13,220

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Coordinates: 46°05′N 0°54′W / 46.083°N 0.900°W / 46.083; -0.900