Cartignies

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Cartignies
Commune
Vue cartignies.JPG
Coat of arms of Cartignies
Coat of arms
Cartignies is located in France
Cartignies
Cartignies
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Cartignies is located in Hauts-de-France
Cartignies
Cartignies
Coordinates: 50°05′36″N 3°50′48″E / 50.0933°N 3.8467°E / 50.0933; 3.8467Coordinates: 50°05′36″N 3°50′48″E / 50.0933°N 3.8467°E / 50.0933; 3.8467
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementAvesnes-sur-Helpe
CantonAvesnes-sur-Helpe
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du Cœur de l'Avesnois
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Joël Ratte
Area126.41 km2 (10.20 sq mi)
Population (2015)21,270
 • Density48/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code59134 /59244
Elevation140–213 m (459–699 ft)
(avg. 150 m or 490 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.

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

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Cartignies
The arms of Cartignies are blazoned :

Bendy Or and gules. (Avesnes-sur-Helpe, Cartignies, Damousies, Dimechaux, Dimont, Felleries, Larouillies, Lomme, and Ramousies use the same arms.)



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