Canton of Montdidier

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Coordinates: 49°38′55″N 2°34′15″E / 49.64861°N 2.57083°E / 49.64861; 2.57083

Canton of Montdidier
French canton
Country France
Region Blason région fr Picardie.svg Picardie
Department Blason département fr Somme.svg Somme
Arrondissement Montdidier
Seat Montdidier
Communes 34
Area¹
 • Total 213.66 km2 (82.49 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 11,969
 • Density 56/km2 (150/sq mi)
Cantonal code 80 27
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The Canton of Montdidier 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 34 communes, which joined the canton of Roye in 2015.[1]

Geography[edit]

The canton is organised around the commune of Montdidier in the arrondissement of Montdidier. The altitude varies from 40m (Hargicourt) to 155m (Villers-Tournelle) for an average of 121m.

Composition[edit]

The canton of Montdidier comprised 34 communes and a total of 11,969 inhabitants (census of 1999, without double counting).

Demographic Composition
Commune Population Post Code INSEE Code
Andechy 212 80700 80023
Assainvillers 157 80500 80032
Ayencourt 170 80500 80049
Becquigny 99 80500 80074
Bouillancourt-la-Bataille 106 80500 80121
Boussicourt 53 80500 80125
Bus-la-Mésière 120 80700 80152
Cantigny 124 80500 80170
Le Cardonnois 50 80500 80174
Courtemanche 83 80500 80220
Davenescourt 469 80500 80236
Erches 125 80500 80278
Ételfay 391 80500 80293
Faverolles 139 80500 80302
Fescamps 140 80500 80306
Fignières 124 80500 80311
Fontaine-sous-Montdidier 119 80500 80326
Gratibus 172 80500 80386
Grivillers 61 80700 80391
Guerbigny 233 80500 80395
Hargicourt 357 80500 80419
Laboissière-en-Santerre 120 80500 80453
Lignières 121 80500 80478
Malpart 59 80250 80504
Marestmontiers 77 80500 80511
Marquivillers 161 80700 80517
Mesnil-Saint-Georges 147 80500 80541
Montdidier 6328 80500 80561
Piennes-Onvillers 336 80500 80623
Remaugies 97 80500 80667
Rollot 631 80500 80678
Rubescourt 134 80500 80687
Villers-Tournelle 146 80500 80805
Warsy 108 80500 80822

Population[edit]

Population Growth
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
10304 11215 11051 11043 11414 11969
Census count starting from 1962 : Population without double counting

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