Fresnes-sur-Escaut

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Fresnes-sur-Escaut
The Joliot-Curie Park in Fresnes-sur-Escaut
The Joliot-Curie Park in Fresnes-sur-Escaut
Coat of arms of Fresnes-sur-Escaut
Coat of arms
Location of Fresnes-sur-Escaut
Fresnes-sur-Escaut is located in France
Fresnes-sur-Escaut
Fresnes-sur-Escaut
Fresnes-sur-Escaut is located in Hauts-de-France
Fresnes-sur-Escaut
Fresnes-sur-Escaut
Coordinates: 50°26′03″N 3°34′40″E / 50.4342°N 3.5778°E / 50.4342; 3.5778Coordinates: 50°26′03″N 3°34′40″E / 50.4342°N 3.5778°E / 50.4342; 3.5778
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementValenciennes
CantonAnzin
IntercommunalityCommunauté d'agglomération Valenciennes Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Valérie Fornies
Area
1
11.77 km2 (4.54 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
7,661
 • Density650/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59253 /59970
Elevation15–27 m (49–89 ft)
(avg. 26 m or 85 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Fresnes-sur-Escaut is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Fresnes-sur-Escaut
The arms of Fresnes-sur-Escaut are blazoned :

Gules, a chief Or. (La Neuville, Fresnes-sur-Escaut, Ostricourt, Phalempin and Sainghin-en-Weppes use the same arms.)



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