Sars-Poteries

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Sars-Poteries
Coat of arms of Sars-Poteries
Coat of arms
Sars-Poteries is located in France
Sars-Poteries
Sars-Poteries
Coordinates: 50°10′12″N 4°01′38″E / 50.17°N 4.0272°E / 50.17; 4.0272Coordinates: 50°10′12″N 4°01′38″E / 50.17°N 4.0272°E / 50.17; 4.0272
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Solre-le-Château
Intercommunality vallées de la Solre, de la Thure et de l'Helpe
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Gillet
Area1 7.88 km2 (3.04 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,541
 • Density 200/km2 (510/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59555 / 59216
Elevation 163–229 m (535–751 ft)
(avg. 183 m or 600 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.

Sars-Poteries is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

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Arms of Sars-Poteries
The arms of Sars-Poteries are blazoned :
Or, on a bend gules, 3 lions argent.



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