Wahagnies

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Wahagnies
Coat of arms of Wahagnies
Coat of arms
Wahagnies is located in France
Wahagnies
Wahagnies
Coordinates: 50°29′11″N 3°02′12″E / 50.4864°N 3.0367°E / 50.4864; 3.0367Coordinates: 50°29′11″N 3°02′12″E / 50.4864°N 3.0367°E / 50.4864; 3.0367
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Lille
Canton Pont-à-Marcq
Intercommunality Sud Pévélois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marie Ruant
Area
 • Land1 5.69 km2 (2.20 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 2,689
 • Population2 density 470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59630 / 59261
Elevation 27–66 m (89–217 ft)
(avg. 33 m or 108 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.

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

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Wahagnies

The arms of Wahagnies are blazoned :
Azure, a chevron argent between 2 anchors and a cow passant Or, a chief per pale 1 Gules, a mitre Or, and 2 paly Or and gules.




Twin towns[edit]

Wahagnies is twinned with Böhl-Iggelheim (Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany)

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