Abscon

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Abscon
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Abscon
Coat of arms
Location of Abscon
Abscon is located in France
Abscon
Abscon
Abscon is located in Hauts-de-France
Abscon
Abscon
Coordinates: 50°20′05″N 3°18′10″E / 50.3347°N 3.3028°E / 50.3347; 3.3028Coordinates: 50°20′05″N 3°18′10″E / 50.3347°N 3.3028°E / 50.3347; 3.3028
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementValenciennes
CantonDenain
IntercommunalityPorte du Hainaut
Government
 • Mayor (2017-2020) Patrick Kowalczyk
Area
1
7.27 km2 (2.81 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
4,440
 • Density610/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59002 /59215
Elevation38–64 m (125–210 ft)
(avg. 59 m or 194 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
20054,161—    
20064,152−0.2%
20074,202+1.2%
20084,221+0.5%
20094,225+0.1%
20104,228+0.1%
20114,244+0.4%
20124,276+0.8%
20134,315+0.9%
20144,370+1.3%
20154,426+1.3%
20164,440+0.3%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Abscon
The arms of Abscon are blazoned :

Or, on an escarbuncle sable a ruby gules. (Abscon, Beuvry-la-Forêt, Erre, Fenain, Marchiennes, Ronchin, Tilloy-lez-Marchiennes and Wandignies-Hamage use the same arms.)



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