Canton of Conty

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Coordinates: 49°44′29″N 2°9′9″E / 49.74139°N 2.15250°E / 49.74139; 2.15250

Canton of Conty
Canton
Country France
Region Blason région fr Picardie.svg Picardie
Department Blason département fr Somme.svg Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Seat Conty
Communes 23
Government
 • Representative Guy Lacherez
Area¹
 • Total 205.21 km2 (79.23 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 8,918
 • Density 43/km2 (110/sq mi)
Cantonal code 80 17
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The Canton of Conty 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. It consisted of 23 communes, which joined the canton of Ailly-sur-Noye in 2015.[1]

Geography[edit]

The canton is organised around the commune of Conty in the arrondissement of Amiens. The altitude varies from 36m at Bacouel-sur-Selle to 194m at Belleuse for an average of 83m.

Composition[edit]

The canton of Conty comprised 23 communes and a total of 8918 inhabitants (census of 1999, without double counting).

Demographic Composition
Commune Population Post Code INSEE Code
Bacouel-sur-Selle 574 80480 80050
Belleuse 280 80160 80079
Bosquel 293 80160 80114
Brassy 51 80160 80134
Contre 91 80160 80210
Conty 1659 80160 80211
Courcelles-sous-Thoix 55 80160 80219
Essertaux 199 80160 80285
Fleury 200 80160 80317
Fossemanant 110 80160 80334
Frémontiers 180 80160 80352
Loeuilly 809 80160 80485
Monsures 203 80160 80558
Namps-Maisnil 1002 80290 80582
Nampty 205 80160 80583
Neuville-lès-Loeuilly 102 80160 80594
Oresmaux 759 80160 80611
Plachy-Buyon 929 80160 80627
Prouzel 503 80160 80643
Sentelie 215 80160 80734
Thoix 144 80160 80757
Tilloy-lès-Conty 228 80160 80761
Velennes 127 80160 80786

Population[edit]

1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
6617 7112 7026 7661 8266 8918
Census count starting from 1962 : Population without double counting

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