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Eglise dimechaux 2.JPG
Coat of arms of Dimechaux
Coat of arms
Dimechaux is located in France
Coordinates: 50°11′46″N 4°02′30″E / 50.1961°N 4.0417°E / 50.1961; 4.0417Coordinates: 50°11′46″N 4°02′30″E / 50.1961°N 4.0417°E / 50.1961; 4.0417
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Solre-le-Château
Intercommunality vallées de la Solre, de la Thure et de l'Helpe
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Horlait
Area1 4.85 km2 (1.87 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 274
 • Density 56/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59174 /59740
Elevation 145–211 m (476–692 ft)
(avg. 178 m or 584 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.

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


Arms of Dimechaux
The arms of Dimechaux 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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