Canton of lumbres

Canton of Lumbres
French canton
Country France
Region Department Arrondissement Saint-Omer
Seat Lumbres
Communes 33
Area¹
 • Total 255.47 km2 (98.64 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 21,219
 • Density 83.06/km2 (215.1/sq mi)
Cantonal code 62 34
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The canton of Lumbres is a canton situated in the department of the Pas-de-Calais and in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of northern France.

Geography

The canton is organised around Lumbres in the arrondissement of Saint-Omer. The altitude varies from 22m (Hallines) to 211 m (Alquines) for an average altitude of 99m.

Composition

The canton comprises 33 communes and a total of 21,219 inhabitants (census of 1999, without double counting).

Demographic Composition
Commune Population Post Code INSEE Code
Acquin-Westbécourt 625 62380 62008
Affringues 203 62380 62010
Alquines 751 62850 62024
Bayenghem-lès-Seninghem 304 62380 62088
Bléquin 339 62380 62140
Boisdinghem 191 62500 62149
Bouvelinghem 142 62380 62169
Cléty 511 62380 62229
Coulomby 404 62380 62245
Delettes 912 62129 62265
Dohem 712 62380 62271
Elnes 721 62380 62292
Escœuilles 398 62850 62308
Esquerdes 1460 62380 62309
Hallines 1396 62570 62403
Haut-Loquin 133 62850 62419
Ledinghem 207 62380 62495
Leulinghem 219 62500 62504
Lumbres 3 873 62380 62534
Nielles-lès-Bléquin 795 62380 62613
Ouve-Wirquin 494 62380 62644
Pihem 893 62570 62656
Quelmes 447 62500 62674
Quercamps 288 62380 62675
Remilly-Wirquin 315 62380 62702
Seninghem 519 62380 62788
Setques 627 62380 62794
Surques 365 62850 62803
Vaudringhem 372 62380 62837
Wavrans-sur-l'Aa 1225 62380 62882
Wismes 525 62380 62897
Wisques 235 62219 62898
Zudausques 618 62500 62905

Population

Population Evolution
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
16608 17705 18063 19289 21067 21219
Census count starting from 1962 : Population without double counting

See also

External links

  • The canton of Lumbres on the Insee website (French)

Notes

Coordinates: 50°41′57″N 2°05′35″E / 50.69917°N 2.09306°E / 50.69917; 2.09306

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