Dechy

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Dechy
The church in Dechy
The church in Dechy
Coat of arms of Dechy
Coat of arms
Location of Dechy
Dechy is located in France
Dechy
Dechy
Dechy is located in Hauts-de-France
Dechy
Dechy
Coordinates: 50°21′11″N 3°07′44″E / 50.353°N 3.129°E / 50.353; 3.129Coordinates: 50°21′11″N 3°07′44″E / 50.353°N 3.129°E / 50.353; 3.129
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementDouai
CantonAniche
IntercommunalityCommunauté d'agglomération du Douaisis
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Jean-Michel Szatny
Area
1
9.27 km2 (3.58 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
5,350
 • Density580/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59170 /59187
Elevation18–46 m (59–151 ft)
(avg. 35 m or 115 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Dechy
The arms of Dechy are blazoned :

Or, an eagle sable dimidiated with Azure semy de lys Or. The latter being France Ancient (Dechy, Férin and Saint-Saulve use the same arms.)



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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.