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Ligny en cambresis mairie.jpg
Ligny-en-Cambrésis is located in France
Coordinates: 50°06′02″N 3°22′48″E / 50.1006°N 3.38°E / 50.1006; 3.38Coordinates: 50°06′02″N 3°22′48″E / 50.1006°N 3.38°E / 50.1006; 3.38
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais-Picardie
Department Nord
Arrondissement Cambrai
Canton Clary
Intercommunality Caudrésis–Catésis
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michèle Brulant
Area1 8.79 km2 (3.39 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,658
 • Density 190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59349 / 59191
Elevation 83–144 m (272–472 ft)
(avg. 127 m or 417 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.

Ligny-en-Cambrésis is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.


Arms of Ligny-en-Cambrésis
The arms of Ligny-en-Cambrésis are blazoned :

Azure, an inescutcheon between in orle 11 billets argent. (Ligny-en-Cambrésis, Masnières and Villers-au-Tertre use the same arms.)

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