Location within the region Hauts-de-France
|No. of communes||208|
|o Total||1,484.6 km2 (573.2 sq mi)|
|o Density||64/km2 (170/sq mi)|
The arrondissement of Péronne is an arrondissement of France in the Somme department in the Hauts-de-France region. It has 208 communes. Its population is 94,895 (2016), and its area is 1,484.6 km2 (573.2 sq mi).
The arrondissement of Péronne was created in 1800. At the January 2017 reorganisation of the arrondissements of Somme, it received 28 communes from the arrondissement of Amiens and 26 communes from the arrondissement of Montdidier, and it lost seven communes to the arrondissement of Amiens.
As a result of the reorganisation of the cantons of France which came into effect in 2015, the borders of the cantons are no longer related to the borders of the arrondissements. The cantons of the arrondissement of Péronne were, as of January 2015: