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The canton of Serres is an administrative division in southeastern France. At the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015, the canton was expanded from 12 to 41 communes (6 of which merged into the new communes Garde-Colombe and Valdoule):[1]

Canton de Serres
Canton
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentHautes-Alpes
ArrondissementGap
SeatSerres
Communes37
Area¹
 • Total831.69 km2 (321.12 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total7,412
 • Density8.9/km2 (23/sq mi)
Cantonal code05 13
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

DemographicsEdit

Historical population of Canton of Serres
(Source: INSEE)
Year196219681975198219901999
Population1 9532 3582 2852 1642 1382 271
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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