Canton of Castellane

The canton of Castellane is an administrative division in southeastern France. At the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015, the canton was expanded from 7 to 32 communes. Its seat is in Castellane. [2]

Castellane
Alpes-de-Haute-Provence - Canton Castellane 2015.svg
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentAlpes-de-Haute-Provence
No. of communes32
SeatCastellane
Government
 • Representatives (2015-2021) Thierry Collomp
Alberte Vallée
Area
1,320.43 km2 (509.82 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[1]
9,788
 • Density7/km2 (20/sq mi)
INSEE code04 02

CompositionEdit

It consists of the following communes: [2]

CouncillorsEdit

Election Councillors Party Occupation
2015 Alberte Vallée PS Councillor of Allos
2015 Gilbert Sauvan PS President of Alpes-de-Haute-Provence's Departmental council
Member of the National Assembly for Alpes-de-Haute-Provence's 1st constituency
2017 Thierry Collomp DVG Mayor of Saint-Julien-du-Verdon
  • Following the death of Gilbert Sauvan, his substitute, Thierry Collomp, replaces it.

Pictures of the cantonEdit

 
View of Entrevaux's Citadel
 
Castillon's Lake in Saint-André-les-Alpes
 
Street in Castellane

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Téléchargement du fichier d'ensemble des populations légales en 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.
  2. ^ a b "Décret n° 2014-226 du 24 février 2014 portant délimitation des cantons dans le département des Alpes-de-Haute-Provence".

Coordinates: 43°50′51″N 6°30′50″E / 43.84750°N 6.51389°E / 43.84750; 6.51389