Canton of Rue

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Coordinates: 50°16′23″N 1°40′7″E / 50.27306°N 1.66861°E / 50.27306; 1.66861

Canton of Rue
French canton
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Blason département fr Somme.svg Somme
Arrondissement Abbeville
Seat Rue
Communes 55
Area¹
 • Total 620.75 km2 (239.67 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 25,116
 • Density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
Cantonal code 80 23
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The Canton of Rue 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 Rue in the arrondissement of Abbeville.

Composition[edit]

At the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015, the canton was expanded from 17 to 55 communes:[1]

Population[edit]

1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
11381 11816 11836 11538 11315 11480
Census count starting from 1962 : Population without double counting

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