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Sainghin en melantois.JPG
Coat of arms of Sainghin-en-Mélantois
Coat of arms
Sainghin-en-Mélantois is located in France
Coordinates: 50°35′16″N 3°10′06″E / 50.5878°N 3.1683°E / 50.5878; 3.1683Coordinates: 50°35′16″N 3°10′06″E / 50.5878°N 3.1683°E / 50.5878; 3.1683
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Lille
Canton Templeuve
Intercommunality Lille Métropole
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Edme
Area1 10.48 km2 (4.05 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 2,544
 • Density 240/km2 (630/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59523 /59262
Elevation 25–52 m (82–171 ft)
(avg. 35 m or 115 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.

Sainghin-en-Mélantois is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

It is part of the Urban Community of Lille Métropole.


Arms of Sainghin-en-Mélantois
The arms of Sainghin-en-Mélantois are blazoned :

Or, a canton gules. (Anstaing and Sainghin-en-Mélantois use the same arms.)

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