Avesnes-le-Sec

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Avesnes-le-Sec
Coat of arms of Avesnes-le-Sec
Coat of arms
Avesnes-le-Sec is located in France
Avesnes-le-Sec
Avesnes-le-Sec
Coordinates: 50°15′01″N 3°22′42″E / 50.2503°N 3.3783°E / 50.2503; 3.3783Coordinates: 50°15′01″N 3°22′42″E / 50.2503°N 3.3783°E / 50.2503; 3.3783
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Valenciennes
Canton Bouchain
Intercommunality Porte du Hainaut
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Michel Tison
Area1 10.39 km2 (4.01 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 1,353
 • Density 130/km2 (340/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59038 / 59296
Elevation 48–77 m (157–253 ft)
(avg. 61 m or 200 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.

Avesnes-le-Sec is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1800 972 —    
1806 1,259 +29.5%
1821 1,516 +20.4%
1831 1,607 +6.0%
1836 1,567 −2.5%
1841 1,617 +3.2%
1846 1,687 +4.3%
1851 1,611 −4.5%
1856 1,690 +4.9%
1861 1,728 +2.2%
1866 1,631 −5.6%
1872 1,641 +0.6%
1876 1,734 +5.7%
1881 1,785 +2.9%
1886 1,838 +3.0%
1891 1,842 +0.2%
1896 1,851 +0.5%
1901 1,840 −0.6%
1906 1,875 +1.9%
1911 1,888 +0.7%
1921 1,456 −22.9%
1926 1,593 +9.4%
1931 1,580 −0.8%
1936 1,540 −2.5%
1946 1,509 −2.0%
1954 1,645 +9.0%
1962 1,663 +1.1%
1968 1,618 −2.7%
1975 1,584 −2.1%
1982 1,486 −6.2%
1990 1,389 −6.5%
1999 1,282 −7.7%
2006 1,335 +4.1%
2009 1,353 +1.3%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Avesnes-le-Sec
The arms of Avesnes-le-Sec are blazoned :
Vert, a chevron between 3 mullets argent.



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