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Mairie ramousies.JPG
Coat of arms of Ramousies
Coat of arms
Ramousies is located in France
Coordinates: 50°07′04″N 4°02′26″E / 50.1178°N 4.0406°E / 50.1178; 4.0406Coordinates: 50°07′04″N 4°02′26″E / 50.1178°N 4.0406°E / 50.1178; 4.0406
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Fourmies
Intercommunality Pays d'Avesnes
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Rufin De Groote
Area1 9.6 km2 (3.7 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 245
 • Density 26/km2 (66/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59493 /59177
Elevation 152–221 m (499–725 ft)
(avg. 165 m or 541 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.

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


Arms of Ramousies
The arms of Ramousies are blazoned :

Bendy Or and gules. (Avesnes-sur-Helpe, Cartignies, Damousies, Dimechaux, Dimont, Felleries, Larouillies, Lomme, and Ramousies use the same arms.)

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