Gruson

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Gruson
The church at Gruson
The church at Gruson
Coat of arms of Gruson
Coat of arms
Gruson is located in France
Gruson
Gruson
Coordinates: 50°35′43″N 3°12′25″E / 50.5953°N 3.2069°E / 50.5953; 3.2069Coordinates: 50°35′43″N 3°12′25″E / 50.5953°N 3.2069°E / 50.5953; 3.2069
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Lille
Canton Lannoy
Intercommunality Lille Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Aimé Duquenne
Area1 3.13 km2 (1.21 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 1,165
 • Density 370/km2 (960/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59275 / 59152
Elevation 24–53 m (79–174 ft)
(avg. 50 m or 160 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.

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

It is part of the Urban Community of Lille Métropole.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Gruson
The arms of Gruson are blazoned :

Vert, a fess ermine. (Oignies, Beaucamps-Ligny, Estrées, Gruson and Wicres use the same arms.)



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