Canton of Péronne

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Coordinates: 49°55′59″N 2°56′14″E / 49.93306°N 2.93722°E / 49.93306; 2.93722

Canton of Péronne
French canton
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Blason département fr Somme.svg Somme
Arrondissement Péronne
Seat Péronne
Communes 60
Area¹
 • Total 462.83 km2 (178.70 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 27,860
 • Density 60/km2 (160/sq mi)
Cantonal code 80 20
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The Canton of Péronne is a canton situated in the department of the Somme and in the Hauts-de-France region of northern France.

Geography[edit]

The canton is organised around the commune of Péronne, in the arrondissement of Péronne.

Composition[edit]

At the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015, the canton was expanded from 21 to 60 communes:[1]

Before the composition was as follows:

Demographic Composition
Commune Population Post code INSEE code
Aizecourt-le-Haut 100 80200 80015
Allaines 395 80200 80017
Barleux 312 80200 80054
Biaches 416 80200 80102
Bouchavesnes-Bergen 326 80200 80115
Bouvincourt-en-Vermandois 137 80200 80128
Brie 301 80200 80141
Buire-Courcelles 284 80200 80150
Bussu 229 80200 80154
Cartigny 701 80200 80177
Cléry-sur-Somme 514 80200 80199
Doingt 1383 80200 80240
Éterpigny 184 80200 80294
Feuillères 151 80200 80307
Flaucourt 324 80200 80313
Mesnil-Bruntel 329 80200 80536
Moislains 1366 80200 80552
Estrées-Mons 609 80200 80557
Nurlu 378 80240 80601
Péronne 8380 80200 80620
Villers-Carbonnel 304 80200 80801

Population[edit]

Population Growth
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
14456 16114 17310 18094 17343 17123
Census count starting from 1962 : Population without double counting

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