Canton of Gamaches

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Coordinates: 49°59′15″N 1°33′29″E / 49.98750°N 1.55806°E / 49.98750; 1.55806

Canton of Gamaches
French canton
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Blason département fr Somme.svg Somme
Seat Gamaches
Communes 36
Area¹
 • Total 290.50 km2 (112.16 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 23,994
 • Density 83/km2 (210/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 Gamaches is a canton situated in the department of the Somme and in the Hauts-de-France region of northern France.

Geography[edit]

The canton is organised around the commune of Gamaches.

Composition[edit]

At the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015, the canton was expanded from 20 to 36 communes:[1]

Population[edit]

Population Growth
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
11713 12337 12624 12183 12387 12211
Census count starting from 1962 : Population without double counting

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