Canton of Gex

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Canton de Gex
French canton
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Seat Gex
Communes 7
Area¹
 • Total 98.27 km2 (37.94 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 28,156
 • Density 290/km2 (740/sq mi)
Cantonal code 01 09
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The canton of Gex is an administrative division in eastern France. At the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015, the canton was reduced from 11 to 7 communes:[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population of Canton of Gex
(Source: INSEE)
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 7 564 9 397 12 825 15 180 19 550 22 478
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: 46°20′00″N 6°03′28″E / 46.33333°N 6.05778°E / 46.33333; 6.05778