Anor

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For the meaning in the Tolkien context, see Anor (Middle-earth).
Anor
Anor (Nord, Fr) mairie.jpg
Coat of arms of Anor
Coat of arms
Anor is located in France
Anor
Anor
Coordinates: 49°59′24″N 4°05′57″E / 49.99°N 4.0992°E / 49.99; 4.0992Coordinates: 49°59′24″N 4°05′57″E / 49.99°N 4.0992°E / 49.99; 4.0992
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Trélon
Intercommunality Action Fourmies et environs
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Joëlle Bouttefeux
Area1 22.24 km2 (8.59 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 3,242
 • Density 150/km2 (380/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59012 / 59186
Elevation 200–271 m (656–889 ft)
(avg. 238 m or 781 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.

Anor is a commune in the Nord department in northern France. It lies about forty kilometres (twenty-five miles) south-south-east of Maubeuge.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,552 —    
1800 1,783 +14.9%
1806 1,907 +7.0%
1821 1,608 −15.7%
1831 2,552 +58.7%
1836 2,670 +4.6%
1841 2,866 +7.3%
1846 2,965 +3.5%
1851 3,066 +3.4%
1856 2,967 −3.2%
1861 2,929 −1.3%
1866 2,844 −2.9%
1872 3,637 +27.9%
1876 4,500 +23.7%
1881 4,539 +0.9%
1886 4,902 +8.0%
1891 4,663 −4.9%
1896 4,578 −1.8%
1901 4,610 +0.7%
1906 4,604 −0.1%
1911 4,412 −4.2%
1921 4,119 −6.6%
1926 4,528 +9.9%
1931 4,160 −8.1%
1936 3,938 −5.3%
1946 3,300 −16.2%
1954 3,700 +12.1%
1962 3,794 +2.5%
1968 3,622 −4.5%
1975 3,373 −6.9%
1982 3,109 −7.8%
1990 3,099 −0.3%
1999 3,091 −0.3%
2006 3,213 +3.9%
2009 3,242 +0.9%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Anor
The arms of Anor are blazoned :
Vert billetty, a lion Or.



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