Limont-Fontaine

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Limont-Fontaine
Limont Fontaine Ciel.jpg
Limont-Fontaine is located in France
Limont-Fontaine
Limont-Fontaine
Coordinates: 50°12′31″N 3°55′23″E / 50.2086°N 3.9231°E / 50.2086; 3.9231Coordinates: 50°12′31″N 3°55′23″E / 50.2086°N 3.9231°E / 50.2086; 3.9231
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Hautmont
Intercommunality Sambre-Avesnois
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jacques Bolle
Area
 • Land1 6.78 km2 (2.62 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 599
 • Population2 density 88/km2 (230/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59351 / 59330
Elevation 137–184 m (449–604 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.

Limont-Fontaine is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Limont-Fontaine

The arms of Limont-Fontaineare blazoned :
Or, 3 chevrons sable. (Bersillies, Boeschepe, Boussières-sur-Sambre, Colleret, Cousolre, Flaumont-Waudrechies, Hautmont, Limont-Fontaine, Lompret, Masny, Neuville-en-Avesnois and Saint-Rémy-du-Nord use the same arms.)


blazon

but the city hall uses Argent, 3 fesses gules [1]


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