Râches

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Râches
Pont de Râches.jpg
Coat of arms of Râches
Coat of arms
Location of Râches
Râches is located in France
Râches
Râches
Râches is located in Hauts-de-France
Râches
Râches
Coordinates: 50°25′03″N 3°08′15″E / 50.4175°N 3.1375°E / 50.4175; 3.1375Coordinates: 50°25′03″N 3°08′15″E / 50.4175°N 3.1375°E / 50.4175; 3.1375
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementDouai
CantonOrchies
IntercommunalityCommunauté d'agglomération du Douaisis
Government
 • Mayor (2015-2020) Édith Bourel
Area
1
4.87 km2 (1.88 sq mi)
Population
(2015)2
2,723
 • Density560/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59486 /59194
Elevation17–44 m (56–144 ft)
(avg. 21 m or 69 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.

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

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Râches
The arms of Râches are blazoned :
Or, a lion gules, armed and langued azure. (cf Pont-l'Abbé, Escarmain and Haussy)



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