Canton of Combles

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Coordinates: 50°0′36″N 2°51′58″E / 50.01000°N 2.86611°E / 50.01000; 2.86611

Canton of Combles
French canton
Country France
Region Blason région fr Picardie.svg Picardie
Department Blason département fr Somme.svg Somme
Arrondissement Péronne
Seat Combles
Communes 22
Area¹
 • Total 126.16 km2 (48.71 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 3,780
 • Density 30/km2 (78/sq mi)
Cantonal code 80 16
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The Canton of Combles is a former canton situated in the department of the Somme and in the Picardie region of northern France. It was disbanded following the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015.

Geography[edit]

The canton is organised around the commune of Combles in the arrondissement of Péronne. The altitude varies from 42 m (Curlu) à 157 m (Ginchy) for an average of 104m.

Composition[edit]

The canton of Combles comprised 22 communes, none of which exceeds a population of 700, for a total of 3,780 inhabitants (census of 1999, without double counting).

Demographic Composition
Commune Population Post Code INSEE Code
Carnoy 85 80300 80175
Combles 676 80360 80204
Curlu 111 80360 80231
Équancourt 280 80360 80275
Étricourt-Manancourt 400 80360 80298
Flers 138 80360 80314
Ginchy 56 80360 80378
Gueudecourt 104 80360 80397
Guillemont 114 80360 80401
Hardecourt-aux-Bois 84 80360 80418
Hem-Monacu 98 80360 80428
Lesbœufs 151 80360 80472
Longueval 248 80360 80490
Maricourt 145 80360 80513
Maurepas 215 80360 80521
Mesnil-en-Arrouaise 124 80360 80538
Montauban-de-Picardie 197 80300 80560
Rancourt 144 80360 80664
Sailly-Saillisel 410 80360 80695

Population[edit]

Population Growth
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
4352 4569 4050 3886 3807 3780
Census count starting from 1962 : Population without double counting

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