Abancourt, Nord

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Abancourt
Coat of arms of Abancourt
Coat of arms
Abancourt is located in France
Abancourt
Abancourt
Coordinates: 50°14′05″N 3°12′51″E / 50.2347°N 3.2142°E / 50.2347; 3.2142Coordinates: 50°14′05″N 3°12′51″E / 50.2347°N 3.2142°E / 50.2347; 3.2142
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Cambrai
Canton Cambrai-Ouest
Intercommunality l'Ouest Cambrésis
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Françoise Laine
Area
 • Land1 5.67 km2 (2.19 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 450
 • Population2 density 79/km2 (210/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59001 / 59268
Elevation 36–70 m (118–230 ft)
(avg. 57 m or 187 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Abancourt is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 511 —    
1800 380 −25.6%
1806 564 +48.4%
1821 580 +2.8%
1831 657 +13.3%
1836 682 +3.8%
1841 676 −0.9%
1846 673 −0.4%
1851 622 −7.6%
1856 642 +3.2%
1861 606 −5.6%
1866 646 +6.6%
1872 602 −6.8%
1876 610 +1.3%
1881 634 +3.9%
1886 582 −8.2%
1891 588 +1.0%
1896 529 −10.0%
1901 568 +7.4%
1906 678 +19.4%
1911 485 −28.5%
1921 398 −17.9%
1926 431 +8.3%
1931 410 −4.9%
1936 413 +0.7%
1946 392 −5.1%
1954 371 −5.4%
1962 365 −1.6%
1968 344 −5.8%
1975 316 −8.1%
1982 351 +11.1%
1990 413 +17.7%
1999 432 +4.6%
2006 451 +4.4%
2009 450 −0.2%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Abancourt
The arms of Abancourt are blazoned :

Azure, a mullet, and in chief a label of 3 points Or. (Abancourt and Fontaine-au-Pire use the same arms.)



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