Oxelaëre

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Oxelaëre
Okselare
Commune
Houses in the centre of the village
Houses in the centre of the village
Coat of arms of Oxelaëre
Coat of arms
Oxelaëre is located in France
Oxelaëre
Oxelaëre
Coordinates: 50°47′22″N 2°28′24″E / 50.7894°N 2.4733°E / 50.7894; 2.4733Coordinates: 50°47′22″N 2°28′24″E / 50.7894°N 2.4733°E / 50.7894; 2.4733
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Dunkerque
Canton Bailleul
Intercommunality pays de Cassel
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Stéphane Dieusaert
Area1 4.72 km2 (1.82 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 362
 • Density 77/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59454 /59670
Elevation 29–103 m (95–338 ft)
(avg. 36 m or 118 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.

Oxelaëre (from Flemish; Okselare in modern Dutch spelling) 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! 65.85
2012 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 60.20
2007 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 65.46
2002 Jacques Chirac RPR 80.00

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Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Oxelaëre
The arms of Oxelaëre are blazoned :

Chequy Or and gules. (Oxelaëre, Quesnoy-sur-Deûle and Sars-et-Rosières use the same arms.)



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