Anneux

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Anneux
Coat of arms of Anneux
Coat of arms
Anneux is located in France
Anneux
Anneux
Coordinates: 50°09′18″N 3°07′36″E / 50.155°N 3.1267°E / 50.155; 3.1267Coordinates: 50°09′18″N 3°07′36″E / 50.155°N 3.1267°E / 50.155; 3.1267
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Cambrai
Canton Marcoing
Intercommunality Cambrai
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roger Oblez
Area
 • Land1 5.44 km2 (2.10 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 226
 • Population2 density 42/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59010 / 59400
Elevation 56–99 m (184–325 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.

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

Its church is dedicated to Saint Rita, saint of lost causes.

History[edit]

Anneux was among the villages fought over at the western end of the Battle of Cambrai (1917).

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 320 —    
1800 365 +14.1%
1806 413 +13.2%
1821 383 −7.3%
1831 482 +25.8%
1836 496 +2.9%
1841 487 −1.8%
1846 513 +5.3%
1851 453 −11.7%
1856 504 +11.3%
1861 539 +6.9%
1866 524 −2.8%
1872 531 +1.3%
1876 533 +0.4%
1881 478 −10.3%
1886 457 −4.4%
1891 446 −2.4%
1896 428 −4.0%
1901 432 +0.9%
1906 390 −9.7%
1911 400 +2.6%
1921 300 −25.0%
1926 357 +19.0%
1931 323 −9.5%
1936 324 +0.3%
1946 289 −10.8%
1954 275 −4.8%
1962 268 −2.5%
1968 255 −4.9%
1975 259 +1.6%
1982 237 −8.5%
1990 223 −5.9%
1999 226 +1.3%
2006 244 +8.0%
2009 241 −1.2%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Anneux

The arms of Anneux are blazoned :
Or, 3 crescents gules. (Anneux, Crèvecœur-sur-l'Escaut, Rumilly-en-Cambrésis, Saint-Souplet and Wargnies-le-Petit use the same arms.)




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