Anhiers

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Anhiers
Former coal mine
Former coal mine
Coat of arms of Anhiers
Coat of arms
Anhiers is located in France
Anhiers
Anhiers
Coordinates: 50°24′27″N 3°09′24″E / 50.4075°N 3.1567°E / 50.4075; 3.1567Coordinates: 50°24′27″N 3°09′24″E / 50.4075°N 3.1567°E / 50.4075; 3.1567
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Douai
Canton Douai-Nord
Intercommunality Douaisis
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Achille Delporte
Area1 1.71 km2 (0.66 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 976
 • Density 570/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59007 / 59194
Elevation 17–22 m (56–72 ft)
(avg. 23 m or 75 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 231 —    
1800 246 +6.5%
1806 299 +21.5%
1821 348 +16.4%
1831 347 −0.3%
1836 385 +11.0%
1841 384 −0.3%
1846 400 +4.2%
1851 421 +5.2%
1856 413 −1.9%
1861 410 −0.7%
1866 465 +13.4%
1872 436 −6.2%
1876 451 +3.4%
1881 418 −7.3%
1886 421 +0.7%
1891 409 −2.9%
1896 428 +4.6%
1901 617 +44.2%
1906 690 +11.8%
1911 733 +6.2%
1921 617 −15.8%
1926 656 +6.3%
1931 669 +2.0%
1936 684 +2.2%
1946 727 +6.3%
1954 908 +24.9%
1962 888 −2.2%
1968 777 −12.5%
1975 754 −3.0%
1982 687 −8.9%
1990 954 +38.9%
1999 986 +3.4%
2006 993 +0.7%
2009 976 −1.7%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Anhiers
The arms of Anhiers are blazoned :

Per fess Or and azure, 3 fleurs de lys counterchanged. (Anhiers and Merville use the same arms.)



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