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Sassegnies - Grand Rue.JPG
Coat of arms of Sassegnies
Coat of arms
Sassegnies is located in France
Coordinates: 50°10′47″N 3°48′21″E / 50.1797°N 3.8058°E / 50.1797; 3.8058Coordinates: 50°10′47″N 3°48′21″E / 50.1797°N 3.8058°E / 50.1797; 3.8058
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Berlaimont
Intercommunality Sambre - Avesnois
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marie Soigneux
Area1 4.15 km2 (1.60 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 290
 • Density 70/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59556 /59145
Elevation 127–164 m (417–538 ft)
(avg. 140 m or 460 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.

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


Arms of Sassegnies
The arms of Sassegnies are blazoned :
Quarterly 1&4: Azure, an escarbuncle fleury Or; 2&3: Azure, 3 bends Or; on a chief gules a cross argent.

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