Canton of Genas

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Genas
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentRhône
No. of communes8
SeatGenas
Area
 • Total141.18 km2 (54.51 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)
 • Total39,189
 • Density280/km2 (720/sq mi)
INSEE code6906

The Canton of Genas is a French administrative division, located in the Rhône department.

The canton was established by decree of 27 February 2014 which came into force in March 2015.[1]

Composition[edit]

The canton of Genas is composed of 8 communes:

Communes Population
(2012)
Colombier-Saugnieu 2,495
Genas 12,355
Jons 1,354
Pusignan 3,730
Saint-Bonnet-de-Mure 6,822
Saint-Laurent-de-Mure 5,326
Saint-Pierre-de-Chandieu 4,651
Toussieu 2,456

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Coordinates: 45°43′56″N 5°00′10″E / 45.7322°N 5.0028°E / 45.7322; 5.0028