Morbecque

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Morbecque

Moerbeke
The town hall in Morbecque
The town hall in Morbecque
Coat of arms of Morbecque
Coat of arms
Location of Morbecque
Morbecque is located in France
Morbecque
Morbecque
Morbecque is located in Hauts-de-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
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementDunkerque
CantonHazebrouck
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes de Flandre Intérieure
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Jérôme Darques
Area
1
44.34 km2 (17.12 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
2,600
 • Density59/km2 (150/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Morbecquois (es)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59416 /59190
Elevation15–69 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.

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.)



See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ http://www.lemonde.fr/data/france/presidentielle-2017//