Canton of Eu

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Canton of Eu
French canton
Country France
Region Haute-Normandie Blason region fr Normandie.svg
Department Seine-Maritime     Blason département fr Seine-Maritime.svg
Arrondissement Dieppe
Seat Eu
Communes 40
Area¹
 • Total 379.74 km2 (146.62 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 35,841
 • Density 94/km2 (240/sq mi)
Cantonal code 76 10
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The Canton of Eu is a canton situated in the Seine-Maritime département and in the Haute-Normandie region of northern France.

Geography[edit]

An area of farming, fishing, forestry and light industry (especially glassmaking) in the arrondissement of Dieppe, centred on the town of Eu. The altitude varies from 0m (Villy-sur-Yères) to 189m (Melleville) for an average altitude of 57m.

Composition[edit]

At the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015, the canton was expanded from 22 to 40 communes:[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population of Canton of Eu
(Source: INSEE)
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2007 2008
Population 22265 24302 25871 26242 26299 26064 {{{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°59′55″N 1°24′42″E / 49.99861°N 1.41167°E / 49.99861; 1.41167