Canton of Outreau

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Canton of Outreau
French canton
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas de Calais Arms.svg Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Seat Outreau
Communes 11
Area¹
 • Total 98.42 km2 (38.00 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 38,408
 • Density 390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Cantonal code 62 36
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The canton of Outreau is a canton situated in the department of the Pas-de-Calais and in the Hauts-de-France region of northern France.

Geography[edit]

The canton is organised around Outreau in the arrondissement of Boulogne-sur-Mer. The altitude varies from 0m to 96m at Équihen-Plage for an average altitude of 55m.

Population[edit]

Population Evolution
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
16078 16327 17599 17754 18346 18156
Census count starting from 1962 : Population without double counting

Composition[edit]

At the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015, the canton was expanded from 2 to 11 communes:[1]

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Coordinates: 50°41′31″N 1°34′55″E / 50.69194°N 1.58194°E / 50.69194; 1.58194