Canton of Calais-Centre

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Canton of Calais-Centre
French canton
Country France
Region Blason Nord-Pas-De-Calais.svg Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas de Calais Arms.svg Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Calais
Seat Calais
Communes 3
Cantonal code 62 16

The canton of Calais-Centre is a former canton situated in the department of the Pas-de-Calais and in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of northern France. It was disbanded following the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015. It consisted of 3 communes, which joined the canton of Calais-2 in 2015.[1]


The canton is organised around Calais in the arrondissement of Calais. The altitude varies from 0m (Les Attaques) to 18m (Calais) for an average altitude of 4m.


The canton comprised 3 communes.

Demographic Composition
Commune Population Post Code INSEE Code
Les Attaques 1821 62730 62043
Calais 77333 (1) 62100 62193
Coulogne 5789 62137 62244
(1) only a fraction of the commune.

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Coordinates: 50°55′34″N 1°53′29″E / 50.92611°N 1.89139°E / 50.92611; 1.89139