Caëstre

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Caëstre
Caëstre, church in the street
Caëstre, church in the street
Location of Caëstre
Caëstre is located in France
Caëstre
Caëstre
Caëstre is located in Hauts-de-France
Caëstre
Caëstre
Coordinates: 50°45′32″N 2°36′18″E / 50.7589°N 2.605°E / 50.7589; 2.605Coordinates: 50°45′32″N 2°36′18″E / 50.7589°N 2.605°E / 50.7589; 2.605
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementDunkerque
CantonBailleul
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes de Flandre Intérieure
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Brigitte Vanhersel
Area
1
10.2 km2 (3.9 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,988
 • Density190/km2 (500/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Caestrois (es)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59120 /59190
Elevation24–62 m (79–203 ft)
(avg. 38 m or 125 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Caëstre (French Flemish: Kaester and Dutch: Kaaster) is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Politics[edit]

Presidential Elections 2nd Round[edit]

Election Winning Candidate Party %
2017 Emmanuel Macron En Marche! 57.93
2012 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 57.66
2007 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 60.78
2002 Jacques Chirac RPR 79.73

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Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Caëstre
The arms of Caëstre are blazoned :

Or, a bordure azure, and on an inescutcheon argent, a lion gules armed, langued and crowned Or, within a bordure azure. (Caëstre and Berthen use the same arms.)




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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ http://www.lemonde.fr/data/france/presidentielle-2017//