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Coat of arms of Onnaing
Coat of arms
Onnaing is located in France
Coordinates: 50°23′18″N 3°35′56″E / 50.3883°N 3.5989°E / 50.3883; 3.5989Coordinates: 50°23′18″N 3°35′56″E / 50.3883°N 3.5989°E / 50.3883; 3.5989
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Valenciennes
Canton Anzin
Intercommunality Valenciennes Métropole
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Denise Cappelle
Area1 12.97 km2 (5.01 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 8,779
 • Density 680/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59447 /59264
Elevation 16–68 m (52–223 ft)
(avg. 27 m or 89 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.

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


Arms of Onnaing
The arms of Onnaing are blazoned :

Or, 3 lions azure, on a chief gules, a demi-'Notre-Dame-de-Grâce de carnation' issuant from the line of division, vested gules and azure and holding in her left arm the Baby Jesus. (Boursies, Cattenières, Carnières, Estrun, Maresches, Onnaing, Ors, Orsinval, Thun-l'Évêque and originally, Notre-Dame de Cambrai, use the same arms.)

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