Aix, Nord

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Aix
Coat of arms of Aix
Coat of arms
Aix is located in France
Aix
Aix
Coordinates: 50°29′27″N 3°17′29″E / 50.4908°N 3.2914°E / 50.4908; 3.2914Coordinates: 50°29′27″N 3°17′29″E / 50.4908°N 3.2914°E / 50.4908; 3.2914
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Douai
Canton Orchies
Intercommunality Espace en Pévèle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Luc Detavernier
Area
 • Land1 6.55 km2 (2.53 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 1,090
 • Population2 density 170/km2 (430/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59004 / 59310
Elevation 22–47 m (72–154 ft)
(avg. 38 m or 125 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.

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

It is 20 km (12 mi) southeast of Lille.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 773 —    
1800 695 −10.1%
1806 787 +13.2%
1821 939 +19.3%
1831 962 +2.4%
1836 960 −0.2%
1841 987 +2.8%
1846 975 −1.2%
1851 996 +2.2%
1856 1,018 +2.2%
1861 1,021 +0.3%
1866 990 −3.0%
1872 983 −0.7%
1876 955 −2.8%
1881 930 −2.6%
1886 1,017 +9.4%
1891 979 −3.7%
1896 954 −2.6%
1901 939 −1.6%
1906 911 −3.0%
1911 891 −2.2%
1921 765 −14.1%
1926 742 −3.0%
1931 718 −3.2%
1936 717 −0.1%
1946 702 −2.1%
1954 712 +1.4%
1962 658 −7.6%
1968 579 −12.0%
1975 644 +11.2%
1982 690 +7.1%
1990 777 +12.6%
1999 932 +19.9%
2006 1,043 +11.9%
2009 1,090 +4.5%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Aix

The arms of Aix are blazoned :
Gules, a lion Or, armed, langued and crowned azure. (Aix-en-Pévèle, Emmerin, and Haubourdin use the same arms.)




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