Canton of Saint-Laurent-du-Var-Cagnes-sur-Mer-Est

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Canton de Saint-Laurent-du-Var-
Cagnes-sur-Mer-Est
French canton
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Grasse
Seat Saint-Laurent-du-Var
Communes 2
Government
 • Representative Henry Revel
2011-2014 (UMP)
Population (2007)
 • Total 38,620
Cantonal code 06 05
Town hall of St. Laurent du Var
View of Cagnes with the castle

The Canton of Saint-Laurent-du-Var-Cagnes-sur-Mer-Est is a former French canton, located in the arrondissement of Grasse, in the Alpes-Maritimes département (Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur région).

History[edit]

The canton was created in 1982 adding part of Cagnes-sur-Mer to the pre-existent Canton of Saint-Laurent-du-Var. It was disbanded following the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015.

Geography[edit]

Municipalities[edit]

The canton included the following 2 communes:

Description[edit]

Only the eastern part Cagnes, close to the borders with Cros-de-Cagnes, is part of this canton.[1] The town is also part (and seat) of the cantons Cagnes-sur-Mer-Centre and Cagnes-sur-Mer-Ouest (C. West).

Demographics[edit]

Demographic evolution
1882 1926 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2007
34,553 38,620
Count starting from 1990: Population without double counting

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Coordinates: 43°40′05″N 7°11′17″E / 43.66806°N 7.18806°E / 43.66806; 7.18806