Haspres

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Haspres
Commune
HaspresVillage.JPG
Coat of arms of Haspres
Coat of arms
Haspres is located in France
Haspres
Haspres
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Haspres is located in Hauts-de-France
Haspres
Haspres
Coordinates: 50°15′29″N 3°25′01″E / 50.258°N 3.417°E / 50.258; 3.417Coordinates: 50°15′29″N 3°25′01″E / 50.258°N 3.417°E / 50.258; 3.417
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementValenciennes
CantonAulnoy-lez-Valenciennes
IntercommunalityCommunauté d'agglomération de la Porte du Hainaut
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Jean-François Delattre
Area112.2 km2 (4.7 sq mi)
Population (2015)22,761
 • Density230/km2 (590/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code59285 /59198
Elevation36–80 m (118–262 ft)
(avg. 41 m or 135 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.

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

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Haspres
The arms of Haspres are blazoned :

Azure, semy de lys Or dimidiated with Vert, a fess argent. (Ghissignies and Haspres use the same arms.)



French sartorial heritage[edit]

The city was a pivotal center of mulquinerie

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