Floursies

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Floursies
Coat of arms of Floursies
Coat of arms
Floursies is located in France
Floursies
Floursies
Coordinates: 50°10′56″N 3°58′10″E / 50.1822°N 3.9694°E / 50.1822; 3.9694Coordinates: 50°10′56″N 3°58′10″E / 50.1822°N 3.9694°E / 50.1822; 3.9694
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Avesnes-sur-Helpe-Nord
Intercommunality Pays d'Avesnes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Deltour
Area
 • Land1 4.65 km2 (1.80 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 129
 • Population2 density 28/km2 (72/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59240 / 59440
Elevation 177–208 m (581–682 ft)
(avg. 120 m or 390 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.

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

St. Eloi Fountain

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Floursies
The arms of Floursies are blazoned :

Azure, 3 keys Or. (Floursies, Hargnies and Raismes use the same arms.)



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