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Nivelle (Nord, Fr) église, extérieur.JPG
Coat of arms of Nivelle
Coat of arms
Nivelle is located in France
Coordinates: 50°28′24″N 3°28′05″E / 50.4733°N 3.4681°E / 50.4733; 3.4681Coordinates: 50°28′24″N 3°28′05″E / 50.4733°N 3.4681°E / 50.4733; 3.4681
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Valenciennes
Canton Saint-Amand-les-Eaux
Intercommunality Porte du Hainaut
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Dubois
Area1 5.92 km2 (2.29 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,187
 • Density 200/km2 (520/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59434 /59230
Elevation 14–27 m (46–89 ft)
(avg. 22 m or 72 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.

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


Arms of Nivelle
The arms of Nivelle are blazoned :

Or, a cross gules. (Bruille-Saint-Amand, Flines-lès-Mortagne, Mortagne-du-Nord and Nivelle use the same arms.)

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