Avesnelles

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Avesnelles
Coat of arms of Avesnelles
Coat of arms
Avesnelles is located in France
Avesnelles
Avesnelles
Coordinates: 50°07′06″N 3°56′38″E / 50.1183°N 3.9439°E / 50.1183; 3.9439Coordinates: 50°07′06″N 3°56′38″E / 50.1183°N 3.9439°E / 50.1183; 3.9439
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Avesnes-sur-Helpe-Sud
Intercommunality Pays d'Avesnes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Breucq
Area1 12.71 km2 (4.91 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 2,530
 • Density 200/km2 (520/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59035 / 59440
Elevation 146–207 m (479–679 ft)
(avg. 206 m or 676 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 401 —    
1800 356 −11.2%
1806 469 +31.7%
1821 635 +35.4%
1831 671 +5.7%
1836 756 +12.7%
1841 904 +19.6%
1846 986 +9.1%
1851 1,024 +3.9%
1856 1,171 +14.4%
1861 1,333 +13.8%
1866 1,536 +15.2%
1872 1,596 +3.9%
1876 1,894 +18.7%
1881 2,149 +13.5%
1886 2,494 +16.1%
1891 2,354 −5.6%
1896 2,485 +5.6%
1901 2,497 +0.5%
1906 2,518 +0.8%
1911 2,532 +0.6%
1921 2,370 −6.4%
1926 2,554 +7.8%
1931 2,636 +3.2%
1936 2,665 +1.1%
1946 2,341 −12.2%
1954 2,468 +5.4%
1962 2,564 +3.9%
1968 2,849 +11.1%
1975 3,112 +9.2%
1982 3,031 −2.6%
1990 2,639 −12.9%
1999 2,572 −2.5%
2006 2,555 −0.7%
2009 2,530 −1.0%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Avesnelles
The arms of Avesnelles are blazoned :
Quarterly 1&4: Argent, 3 fesses gules (Croÿ); 2&4 Quarterly France and gules, overall an inescutcheon ermine (Brittany); over the whole arms an inescutcheon Gules, 3 roses Or (Arenberg).



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