Cysoing

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Cysoing
Cysoing in the arrondissement of Lille
Cysoing in the arrondissement of Lille
Cysoing is located in France
Cysoing
Cysoing
Coordinates: 50°34′09″N 3°12′57″E / 50.5692°N 3.2158°E / 50.5692; 3.2158Coordinates: 50°34′09″N 3°12′57″E / 50.5692°N 3.2158°E / 50.5692; 3.2158
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Lille
Canton Cysoing
Intercommunality Pays de Pévèle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Benjamin Dumortier
Area
 • Land1 13.62 km2 (5.26 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 4,218
 • Population2 density 310/km2 (800/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59168 / 59830
Elevation 26–56 m (85–184 ft)
(avg. 43 m or 141 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.

Cysoing is a commune in the Nord department in northern France, situated 15 km (9.3 mi) southeast of Lille. It is twinned with the English town of Much Wenlock.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Cysoing
The arms of Cysoing are blazoned :

Bendy Or and azure. (Baisieux, Bouvines and Cysoing use the same arms.)



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