Canton of Bayeux

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Canton of Bayeux
Location of canton of Bayeux in the department of Calvados
Location of canton of Bayeux in the department of Calvados
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentCalvados
ArrondissementBayeux
SeatBayeux
Communes34
Government
 • RepresentativeJean-Léonce Dupont
Mélanie Lepoultier
2015-2021
Area
¹
 • Total193.33 km2 (74.65 sq mi)
Population
 (2015)
 • Total29,389
 • Density150/km2 (390/sq mi)
Cantonal code14 02
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The canton of Bayeux is an administrative division of the Calvados department, northwestern France. Its borders were modified at the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015, its seat is in Bayeux.[1]

Composition[edit]

It consists of the following communes:[1]

Councillors[edit]

Election Councillors Party Occupation
2015 Jean-Léonce Dupont UDI Member of the Senate of France
President of the General council of Calvados
2015 Mélanie Lepoultier DVD Mayor of Sommervieu

Pictures of the canton[edit]

Castle in Vaucelles
Medieval house in Bayeux

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Décret n° 2014-160 du 17 février 2014 portant délimitation des cantons dans le département du Calvados%5d http://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/affichTexte.do?cidTexte=JORFTEXT000028625983 Décret n° 2014-160 du 17 février 2014 portant délimitation des cantons dans le département du Calvados] Check |url= value (help). Missing or empty |title= (help)


Coordinates: 49°15′49″N 0°43′33″W / 49.26361°N 0.72583°W / 49.26361; -0.72583