Canton of Monthureux-sur-Saône

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Canton of Monthureux-sur-Saône
French canton
Country France
Region Lorraine
Department Vosges
Communes 11
Area¹
 • Total 139.21 km2 (53.75 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 2,614
 • Density 19/km2 (49/sq mi)
Cantonal code 88 17
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The Canton of Monthureux-sur-Saône is a former French administrative and electoral grouping of communes in the Vosges département of eastern France and in the region of Lorraine. It was disbanded following the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015. It consisted of 11 communes, which joined the canton of Darney in 2015.[1]

One of 15 cantons in the Arrondissement of Épinal, the Canton of Monthureux-sur-Saône had its administrative centre at Monthureux-sur-Saône.

Composition[edit]

The Canton of Monthureux-sur-Saône comprised the following 11 communes :

The intersection of the 48th parallel north with the 6th meridian east of Greenwich occurs in the canton, within the commune of Martinvelle.

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Coordinates: 48°1′52″N 5°58′26″E / 48.03111°N 5.97389°E / 48.03111; 5.97389