Méru

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Méru
City hall
City hall
Coat of arms of Méru
Coat of arms
Méru is located in France
Méru
Méru
Coordinates: 49°14′08″N 2°08′02″E / 49.2356°N 2.1339°E / 49.2356; 2.1339Coordinates: 49°14′08″N 2°08′02″E / 49.2356°N 2.1339°E / 49.2356; 2.1339
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Oise
Arrondissement Beauvais
Canton Méru
Government
 • Mayor Yves Leblanc
Area1 22.83 km2 (8.81 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 13,948
 • Density 610/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 60395 /60110
Elevation 72–184 m (236–604 ft)
(avg. 102 m or 335 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.

Méru (Latin: Matrius, Meruacum)[1] is a commune in the Oise department in northern France.

International relations[edit]

Méru has a partnership with Borken in Germany since 1964. This partnership received a donation from the German French Culture Foundation for exemplary partnership in 1978. In 1999 the partnership received a donation from the European Parliament with the European diplom.

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