Warneton

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This article is about the French municipality. For the Belgian village, see Warneton, Belgium.
Warneton
Warneton is located in France
Warneton
Warneton
Coordinates: 50°44′52″N 2°57′12″E / 50.7478°N 2.9533°E / 50.7478; 2.9533Coordinates: 50°44′52″N 2°57′12″E / 50.7478°N 2.9533°E / 50.7478; 2.9533
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Lille
Canton Quesnoy-sur-Deûle
Intercommunality Lille Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Jacques Veroone
Area
 • Land1 4.17 km2 (1.61 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 183
 • Population2 density 44/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59643 / 59560
Elevation 11–25 m (36–82 ft)
(avg. 20 m or 66 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.

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

It is part of the Urban Community of Lille Métropole.

Bounding communes and places[edit]

History[edit]

It was constituted into two zones and had its own mayor and its council. It was merged on June 7, 1946 with Warneton-Sud and Warneton-Bas

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Warneton

The arms of Warneton are blazoned :
Argent, a fess gules. (the Béthune family and the communes of Cuts, Rosny-sur-Seine, Warneton and Noyon use the same arms.)




Population history[edit]

  • 1962: 178
  • 1968: 197
  • 1975: 198
  • 1982: 171
  • 1990: 179
  • 1999: 178

Points of interest[edit]

People[edit]

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