Morbecque

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Morbecque
Moerbeke
Commune
Morbecque (Nord, Fr) mairie.JPG
Coat of arms of Morbecque
Coat of arms
Morbecque is located in France
Morbecque
Morbecque
Coordinates: 50°41′39″N 2°31′06″E / 50.6942°N 2.5183°E / 50.6942; 2.5183Coordinates: 50°41′39″N 2°31′06″E / 50.6942°N 2.5183°E / 50.6942; 2.5183
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Dunkerque
Canton Hazebrouck
Intercommunality Voie romaine
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Max Herbaux
Area1 44.34 km2 (17.12 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 2,669
 • Density 60/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59416 /59190
Elevation 15–69 m (49–226 ft)
(avg. 34 m or 112 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.

Morbecque (Dutch: Moerbeke) is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Politics[edit]

Presidential Elections 2nd Round[edit]

Election Winning Candidate Party %
2017 Emmanuel Macron En Marche! 55.18
2012 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 51.38
2007 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 53.35
2002 Jacques Chirac RPR 80.54

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Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Morbecque
The arms of Morbecque are blazoned:

Azure, a fess Or. (Beaurepaire-sur-Sambre, Borre, Morbecque, Prisches, Cazilhac and Aubière use the same arms.)



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References[edit]


  1. ^ http://www.lemonde.fr/data/france/presidentielle-2017//