Canton of Hallencourt

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Coordinates: 49°59′32″N 1°52′40″E / 49.99222°N 1.87778°E / 49.99222; 1.87778

Canton of Hallencourt
French canton
Country France
Region Blason région fr Picardie.svg Picardie
Department Blason département fr Somme.svg Somme
Arrondissement Abbeville
Seat Hallencourt
Communes 16
Government
 • Representative Jerome Bignon
Area¹
 • Total 133.15 km2 (51.41 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 7,051
 • Density 53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Cantonal code 80 23
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The Canton of Hallencourt 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. It consisted of 16 communes, which joined the canton of Gamaches in 2015.[1]

Geography[edit]

The canton is organised around the commune of Hallencourt in the arrondissement of Abbeville. The altitude varies from 6 m at Érondelle to 127 m at Allery for an average of 59 m.

Composition[edit]

The canton of Hallencourt comprised 16 communes and a total of 7,051 inhabitants (census of 1999, without double counting).

Demographic Composition
Commune Population Post Code INSEE Code
Allery 752 80270 80019
Bailleul 232 80490 80051
Citerne 262 80490 80196
Doudelainville 194 80140 80251
Érondelle 434 80580 80282
Fontaine-sur-Somme 469 80510 80328
Frucourt 121 80490 80372
Hallencourt 1348 80490 80406
Huppy 694 80140 80446
Liercourt 320 80580 80476
Limeux 129 80490 80482
Longpré-les-Corps-Saints 1561 80510 80488
Mérélessart 184 80490 80529
Sorel-en-Vimeu 188 80490 80736
Vaux-Marquenneville 67 80140 80783
Wiry-au-Mont 96 80270 80825

Population[edit]

Population Growth
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
7425 7607 7435 7189 6885 7051
Census count starting from 1962 : Population without double counting

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