Canton of Roye

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Coordinates: 49°42′3″N 2°47′28″E / 49.70083°N 2.79111°E / 49.70083; 2.79111

Canton of Roye
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Blason département fr Somme.svg Somme
Arrondissement Montdidier
Seat Roye
Communes 62
 • Total 385.25 km2 (148.75 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 24,805
 • Density 64/km2 (170/sq mi)
Cantonal code 80 22
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The Canton of Roye is a canton situated in the department of the Somme and in the Picardie region of northern France.


The canton is organised around the commune of Roye in the arrondissement of Montdidier.


At the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015, the canton was expanded from 33 to 62 communes:[1]


Population Growth
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
10427 11558 12281 12596 12580 12914
Census count starting from 1962 : Population without double counting

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