Poix-du-Nord

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Poix-du-Nord
Keighley Hall
Keighley Hall
Coat of arms of Poix-du-Nord
Coat of arms
Poix-du-Nord is located in France
Poix-du-Nord
Poix-du-Nord
Coordinates: 50°11′23″N 3°36′31″E / 50.1897°N 3.6086°E / 50.1897; 3.6086Coordinates: 50°11′23″N 3°36′31″E / 50.1897°N 3.6086°E / 50.1897; 3.6086
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Le Quesnoy-Est
Intercommunality Quercitain
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marie Cornu
Area
 • Land1 8.67 km2 (3.35 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 2,013
 • Population2 density 230/km2 (600/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59464 / 59218
Elevation 104–151 m (341–495 ft)
(avg. 126 m or 413 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.

Poix-du-Nord is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Poix-du-Nord
The arms of Poix-du-Nord are blazoned :

Vair, 3 pales gules. (Englefontaine, Louvignies-Quesnoy, Poix-du-Nord and Saint-Waast-la-Vallée use the same arms.)



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