Dimont

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For the surname, see Dimont (surname).
Dimont
Dimont is located in France
Dimont
Dimont
Coordinates: 50°11′01″N 4°01′15″E / 50.1836°N 4.0208°E / 50.1836; 4.0208Coordinates: 50°11′01″N 4°01′15″E / 50.1836°N 4.0208°E / 50.1836; 4.0208
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Solre-le-Château
Intercommunality vallées de la Solre, de la Thure et de l'Helpe
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marie Lebrun
Area
 • Land1 7.49 km2 (2.89 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 341
 • Population2 density 46/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59175 / 59216
Elevation 149–211 m (489–692 ft)
(avg. 242 m or 794 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.

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

It is about 10 km (6.2 mi) south of Maubeuge, and is 191 km (119 mi) from the capital, Paris

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Arms of Dimont
The arms of Dimont are blazoned :

Bendy Or and gules. (Avesnes-sur-Helpe, Cartignies, Damousies, Dimechaux, Dimont, Felleries, Larouillies, Lomme, and Ramousies use the same arms.)



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