Canton of Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

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Coordinates: 50°11′20″N 1°37′50″E / 50.18889°N 1.63056°E / 50.18889; 1.63056

Canton of Saint-Valery-sur-Somme
French canton
Country France
Region Blason région fr Picardie.svg Picardie
Department Blason département fr Somme.svg Somme
Arrondissement Abbeville
Seat Saint-Valery-sur-Somme
Communes 12
Area¹
 • Total 146.31 km2 (56.49 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 11,345
 • Density 78/km2 (200/sq mi)
Cantonal code 80 40
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The Canton of Saint-Valery-sur-Somme is a former canton situated in the Somme department of northern France. It was disbanded following the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015.

Geography[edit]

The canton is organised around Saint-Valery-sur-Somme in the arrondissement of Abbeville. The altitude varies from 0m (Boismont) to 90m (Franleu) for an average altitude of 24m.

Composition[edit]

The canton was made up of 12 communes and a total of 11,345 inhabitants (census of 1999, without double counting).

Demographic Composition
Commune Population Post Code INSEE Code
Arrest 820 80820 80029
Boismont 497 80230 80110
Brutelles 179 80230 80146
Cayeux-sur-Mer 2781 80410 80182
Estrébœuf 229 80230 80287
Franleu 523 80210 80345
Lanchères 834 80230 80464
Mons-Boubert 483 80210 80556
Pendé 980 80230 80618
Saigneville 385 80230 80691
Saint-Blimont 948 80960 80700
Saint-Valery-sur-Somme 2686 80230 80721

Population[edit]

Population Growth
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
11780 12070 11961 11664 11762 11345
Census count starting from 1962 : Population without double counting

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