Merckeghem

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Merckeghem
The road into Merckeghem
The road into Merckeghem
Coat of arms of Merckeghem
Coat of arms
Location of Merckeghem
Merckeghem is located in France
Merckeghem
Merckeghem
Merckeghem is located in Hauts-de-France
Merckeghem
Merckeghem
Coordinates: 50°51′44″N 2°17′48″E / 50.8622°N 2.2967°E / 50.8622; 2.2967Coordinates: 50°51′44″N 2°17′48″E / 50.8622°N 2.2967°E / 50.8622; 2.2967
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementDunkerque
CantonWormhout
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes des Hauts de Flandre
Government
 • Mayor (2018-2020) Danielle Vanmaele
Area
1
10.73 km2 (4.14 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
594
 • Density55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Merckeghemois
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59397 /59470
Elevation0–63 m (0–207 ft)
(avg. 62 m or 203 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Politics[edit]

Presidential Elections 2nd Round[edit]

Election Winning Candidate Party %
2017 Marine Le Pen FN 54.29
2012 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 57.49
2007 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 62.57
2002 Jacques Chirac RPR 71.34

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Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Merckeghem
The arms of Merckeghem are blazoned :
Or, 2 croziers in saltire respectant gules, between 3 corbies sable and a mount vert.



See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ http://www.lemonde.fr/nord-pas-de-calais-picardie/nord,59/merckeghem,59397/elections/presidentielle-2017/