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Maurois village.jpg
Coat of arms of Maurois
Coat of arms
Maurois is located in France
Coordinates: 50°04′21″N 3°28′01″E / 50.0725°N 3.4669°E / 50.0725; 3.4669Coordinates: 50°04′21″N 3°28′01″E / 50.0725°N 3.4669°E / 50.0725; 3.4669
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Cambrai
Canton Le Cateau-Cambrésis
Intercommunality Caudrésis–Catésis
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pascal Coquelle
Area1 2.11 km2 (0.81 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 421
 • Density 200/km2 (520/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59394 /59980
Elevation 126–151 m (413–495 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.

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


Arms of Maurois
The arms of Maurois are blazoned :

Azure, a lion argent within a bordure Or. (Maurois and Montigny-en-Cambrésis use the same arms.)

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