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Hardefoort / Hardenvoorde
Hardifort is located in France
Coordinates: 50°49′14″N 2°29′11″E / 50.8206°N 2.4864°E / 50.8206; 2.4864Coordinates: 50°49′14″N 2°29′11″E / 50.8206°N 2.4864°E / 50.8206; 2.4864
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais-Picardie
Department Nord
Arrondissement Dunkerque
Canton Cassel
Intercommunality pays de Cassel
 • Mayor Bernard Delassus
Area1 6.14 km2 (2.37 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 366
 • Density 60/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59282 / 59670
Elevation 24–130 m (79–427 ft)
(avg. 15 m or 49 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.

Hardifort (Dutch: Hardefoort / Hardenvoorde) is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.


Arms of Hardifort
The arms of Hardifort are blazoned :

Argent, 3 horns sable tied gules. (Hardifort, Merris and Oudezeele use the same arms.)

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