Sars-Poteries

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Sars-Poteries
Commune
Sars-Poteries (Nord, Fr) mairie.jpg
Coat of arms of Sars-Poteries
Coat of arms
Sars-Poteries is located in France
Sars-Poteries
Sars-Poteries
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Sars-Poteries is located in Hauts-de-France
Sars-Poteries
Sars-Poteries
Coordinates: 50°10′12″N 4°01′38″E / 50.17°N 4.0272°E / 50.17; 4.0272Coordinates: 50°10′12″N 4°01′38″E / 50.17°N 4.0272°E / 50.17; 4.0272
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementAvesnes-sur-Helpe
CantonFourmies
Intercommunalityvallées de la Solre, de la Thure et de l'Helpe
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Gillet
Area17.88 km2 (3.04 sq mi)
Population (1999)21,541
 • Density200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code59555 /59216
Elevation163–229 m (535–751 ft)
(avg. 183 m or 600 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.

Sars-Poteries is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Sars-Poteries
The arms of Sars-Poteries are blazoned :
Or, on a bend gules, 3 lions argent.



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