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
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Haverskerque is located in Hauts-de-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
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementDunkerque
CantonHazebrouck
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes Flandre Lys
Government
 • Mayor (2016-2020) Jean-Michel Laroye
Area19.17 km2 (3.54 sq mi)
Population (2015)21,459
 • Density160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Haverskerquois
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code59293 /59660
Elevation14–19 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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