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The canton of Veynes is an administrative division in southeastern France. Since the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015, the canton consists of the following 8 communes:[1]

Canton de Veynes
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentHautes-Alpes
ArrondissementGap
SeatVeynes
Communes8
Area
¹
 • Total245.83 km2 (94.92 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)
 • Total6,804
 • Density28/km2 (72/sq mi)
Cantonal code05 15
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

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Historical population of Canton of Veynes
(Source: INSEE)
Year196219681975198219901999
Population4 0384 3083 9633 9193 9214 021
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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