Haverskerque

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Haverskerque
Haverskerke
Commune
Haverskerque in the arrondissement of Dunkirk
Haverskerque in the arrondissement of Dunkirk
Coat of arms of Haverskerque
Coat of arms
Haverskerque is located in France
Haverskerque
Haverskerque
Coordinates: 50°38′29″N 2°32′30″E / 50.6414°N 2.5417°E / 50.6414; 2.5417Coordinates: 50°38′29″N 2°32′30″E / 50.6414°N 2.5417°E / 50.6414; 2.5417
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Dunkirk
Canton Hazebrouck
Intercommunality Flandre Lys
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Hubert Bouquet
Area1 9.17 km2 (3.54 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,432
 • Density 160/km2 (400/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59293 /59660
Elevation 14–19 m (46–62 ft)
(avg. 16 m or 52 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.

Haverskerque (from Flemish; Haverskerke in modern Dutch spelling) is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Haverskerque
The arms of Haverskerque are blazoned :

Or, a fess gules. (Condé-sur-l'Escaut and Haverskerque use the same arms.)



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