Canton of Ham

Coordinates: 49°44′50″N 3°4′25″E / 49.74722°N 3.07361°E / 49.74722; 3.07361

The Canton of Ham is a canton situated in the department of the Somme and in the Hauts-de-France region of northern France.

Ham
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentSomme
No. of communes63
SeatHam
Area
 • Total424.63 km2 (163.95 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)
 • Total29,231
 • Density69/km2 (180/sq mi)
INSEE code80 18

GeographyEdit

The canton is organised around the commune of Ham.

CompositionEdit

At the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015, the canton was expanded from 19 to 67 communes (7 of which were merged into the new communes Hypercourt, Hombleux and Marchélepot-Misery):[1]

PopulationEdit

Population Growth
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
12787 13812 14341 14323 13669 13337
Census count starting from 1962 : Population without double counting

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