Maretz

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Maretz
Maretz church.jpg
Coat of arms of Maretz
Coat of arms
Maretz is located in France
Maretz
Maretz
Coordinates: 50°02′49″N 3°25′11″E / 50.0469°N 3.4197°E / 50.0469; 3.4197Coordinates: 50°02′49″N 3°25′11″E / 50.0469°N 3.4197°E / 50.0469; 3.4197
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Cambrai
Canton Clary
Intercommunality Caudrésis–Catésis
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Aimé Bleuse
Area
 • Land1 11.28 km2 (4.36 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 1,363
 • Population2 density 120/km2 (310/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59382 / 59238
Elevation 123–166 m (404–545 ft)
(avg. 160 m or 520 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.

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

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Maretz
The arms of Maretz are blazoned :

Gules, a rose slipped and leaved argent. (Bazuel, Maretz and Saint-Benin use the same arms.)



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