Millam

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Millam
Commune
Millam in the arrondissement of Dunkirk
Millam in the arrondissement of Dunkirk
Coat of arms of Millam
Coat of arms
Millam is located in France
Millam
Millam
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Millam is located in Hauts-de-France
Millam
Millam
Coordinates: 50°51′N 2°15′E / 50.85°N 2.25°E / 50.85; 2.25Coordinates: 50°51′N 2°15′E / 50.85°N 2.25°E / 50.85; 2.25
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementDunkirk
CantonWormhout
IntercommunalityCC Hauts de Flandre
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Marie Burie
Area112.44 km2 (4.80 sq mi)
Population (1999)2648
 • Density52/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code59402 /59143
Elevation−0.5–54 m (−1.6–177.2 ft)
(avg. 25 m or 82 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.

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

A chapel dedicated to the Mercian Saint Mildrith (Mildred), Abbess of Minster-in-Thanet, who is said to have stayed there, exists in Millam, but is privately owned and not easily visited.

Politics

Presidential Elections 2nd Round

Election Winning Candidate Party %
2017 Marine Le Pen FN 52.05
2012 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 55.78
2007 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 51.66
2002 Jacques Chirac RPR 76.79

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Heraldry

Arms of Millam
The arms of Millam are blazoned :
Gules, on a chief argent 3 martlets of the first.



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