Seclin

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Seclin
Seclin Town Hall
Seclin Town Hall
Seclin is located in France
Seclin
Seclin
Coordinates: 50°32′56″N 3°01′49″E / 50.5489°N 3.0303°E / 50.5489; 3.0303Coordinates: 50°32′56″N 3°01′49″E / 50.5489°N 3.0303°E / 50.5489; 3.0303
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Lille
Canton Seclin-Nord and Seclin-Sud
Intercommunality Lille Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Debreu
Area
 • Land1 17.42 km2 (6.73 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 12,089
 • Population2 density 690/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59560 / 59113
Elevation 19–47 m (62–154 ft)
(avg. 34 m or 112 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.

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

It is part of the Urban Community of Lille Métropole.

Ghana national football team footballer Andre Ayew was born in Seclin.

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