Canton of Crécy-en-Ponthieu

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Coordinates: 50°15′11″N 1°53′2″E / 50.25306°N 1.88389°E / 50.25306; 1.88389

Canton of Crécy-en-Ponthieu
French canton
Country France
Region Blason région fr Picardie.svg Picardie
Department Blason département fr Somme.svg Somme
Arrondissement Abbeville
Seat Crécy-en-Ponthieu
Communes 21
Area¹
 • Total 225.59 km2 (87.10 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 5,873
 • Density 26/km2 (67/sq mi)
Cantonal code 80 19
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The Canton of Crécy-en-Ponthieu 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 Crécy-en-Ponthieu in the arrondissement of Abbeville. The altitude varies from 7m at Dominois to 142m at Domléger-Longvillers for an average of 61m.

Composition[edit]

The canton of Crécy-en-Ponthieu comprised 21 communes and a total of 5,873 inhabitants (census of 1999, without double counting).

Demographic Composition
Commune Population Post Code INSEE Code
Le Boisle 426 80150 80109
Boufflers 129 80150 80118
Brailly-Cornehotte 240 80150 80133
Conteville 172 80370 80208
Crécy-en-Ponthieu 1577 80150 80222
Dominois 141 80120 80244
Domléger-Longvillers 267 80370 80245
Dompierre-sur-Authie 404 80150 80248
Estrées-lès-Crécy 362 80150 80290
Fontaine-sur-Maye 129 80150 80327
Froyelles 66 80150 80371
Gueschart 324 80150 80396
Hiermont 167 80370 80440
Ligescourt 194 80150 80477
Maison-Ponthieu 278 80150 80501
Neuilly-le-Dien 110 80150 80589
Noyelles-en-Chaussée 248 80150 80599
Ponches-Estruval 125 80150 80631
Vitz-sur-Authie 127 80150 80810
Yvrench 249 80150 80832
Yvrencheux 138 80150 80833

Population[edit]

Population Growth
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
6881 7282 6711 6307 5939 5873
Census count starting from 1962 : Population without double counting

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