Lannoy, Nord

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Hôtel de ville de Lannoy.JPG
Coat of arms of Lannoy
Coat of arms
Lannoy is located in France
Coordinates: 50°40′00″N 3°12′41″E / 50.6667°N 3.2114°E / 50.6667; 3.2114Coordinates: 50°40′00″N 3°12′41″E / 50.6667°N 3.2114°E / 50.6667; 3.2114
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Lille
Canton Croix
Intercommunality Métropole Européenne de Lille
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Colin
Area1 0.18 km2 (0.07 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,726
 • Density 9,600/km2 (25,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59332 /59390
Elevation 28–32 m (92–105 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.

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


Arms of Lannoy
The arms of Lannoy are blazoned :
Argent, 3 hounds sable.


With a land area of only 0.18 km2 (0.069 sq mi), it is the fourth-smallest French commune (after Castelmoron-d'Albret, Plessix-Balisson, and Vaudherland) by surface area and the smallest chef-lieu of a canton. It also has the highest density of population of any commune outside of the Île-de-France region, slightly greater than that of the city of Lyon.


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