Auby

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Auby
PlaceAuby01.JPG
Coat of arms of Auby
Coat of arms
Auby is located in France
Auby
Auby
Coordinates: 50°24′57″N 3°03′18″E / 50.4158°N 3.055°E / 50.4158; 3.055Coordinates: 50°24′57″N 3°03′18″E / 50.4158°N 3.055°E / 50.4158; 3.055
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Douai
Canton Douai-Nord-Est
Intercommunality Douaisis
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Freddy Kaczmarek
Area1 7.12 km2 (2.75 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 7,585
 • Density 1,100/km2 (2,800/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59028 / 59950
Elevation 18–32 m (59–105 ft)
(avg. 22 m or 72 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.

Auby is a commune in the Nord department in northern France. It is 5 km (3.1 mi) north of the centre of Douai.

It is a centre of zinc production and home to a plant owned by Nyrstar.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 709 —    
1800 762 +7.5%
1806 886 +16.3%
1821 887 +0.1%
1831 968 +9.1%
1836 953 −1.5%
1841 980 +2.8%
1846 1,020 +4.1%
1851 1,092 +7.1%
1856 1,092 +0.0%
1861 1,177 +7.8%
1866 1,253 +6.5%
1872 1,385 +10.5%
1876 2,049 +47.9%
1881 2,410 +17.6%
1886 2,277 −5.5%
1891 2,364 +3.8%
1896 2,685 +13.6%
1901 3,048 +13.5%
1906 3,445 +13.0%
1911 4,462 +29.5%
1921 4,745 +6.3%
1926 6,930 +46.0%
1931 7,506 +8.3%
1936 7,165 −4.5%
1946 7,227 +0.9%
1954 8,579 +18.7%
1962 9,007 +5.0%
1968 9,090 +0.9%
1975 8,954 −1.5%
1982 8,630 −3.6%
1990 8,442 −2.2%
1999 7,962 −5.7%
2006 7,747 −2.7%
2009 7,585 −2.1%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Auby
The arms of Auby are blazoned :
Quarterly 1&4: Argent, an eagle sable, beaked and membered gules; 2&3: quarterly Or and sable.



International relations[edit]

Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Aubergenville is twinned with:

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