Canton of Aumale

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Canton of Aumale
French canton
Country France
Region Haute-Normandie Blason region fr Normandie.svg
Department Seine-Maritime     Blason département fr Seine-Maritime.svg
Arrondissement Dieppe
Seat Aumale
Communes 15
Government
 • Representative Pierre-Marie Duhamel 2001-2008
Area¹
 • Total 185.78 km2 (71.73 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 6,979
 • Density 38/km2 (100/sq mi)
Cantonal code 76 02
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The Canton of Aumale is a former canton situated in the Seine-Maritime département and in the Haute-Normandie region of northern France. It was disbanded following the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015. It consisted of 15 communes, which joined the canton of Gournay-en-Bray in 2015.[1]

Geography[edit]

An area of farming, forestry and light industry in the arrondissement of Dieppe, centred on the town of Aumale. The altitude varies from 76 m (Vieux-Rouen-sur-Bresle) to 246 m (Conteville with an average altitude of 187 m.

Composition[edit]

The Canton of Aumale comprised 15 communes and a total of 6,979 inhabitants (census of 1999, without double counting).

Commune Inhabitants Postal code INSEE code
Aubéguimont 176 76390 76028
Aumale 2577 76390 76035
Le Caule-Sainte-Beuve 402 76390 76166
Conteville 454 76390 76186
Criquiers 602 76390 76199
Ellecourt 150 76390 76233
Haudricourt 443 76390 76344
Illois 266 76390 76372
Landes-Vieilles-et-Neuves 132 76390 76381
Marques 238 76390 76411
Morienne 178 76390 76606
Nullemont 102 76390 76479
Richemont 447 76390 76527
Ronchois 169 76390 76537
Vieux-Rouen-sur-Bresle 643 76390 76739

Population[edit]

Historical population of Canton of Aumale
(Source: INSEE)
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2007 2008
Population 7 374 7 965 7 641 7 241 7 185 6 979 {{{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: 49°45′55″N 1°40′22″E / 49.76528°N 1.67278°E / 49.76528; 1.67278