Thiant

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Thiant
Commune
THIANT sous la neige le 19 décembre 2010.jpg
Coat of arms of Thiant
Coat of arms
Thiant is located in France
Thiant
Thiant
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Thiant is located in Hauts-de-France
Thiant
Thiant
Coordinates: 50°18′23″N 3°26′57″E / 50.3064°N 3.4492°E / 50.3064; 3.4492Coordinates: 50°18′23″N 3°26′57″E / 50.3064°N 3.4492°E / 50.3064; 3.4492
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementValenciennes
CantonAulnoy-lez-Valenciennes
IntercommunalityPorte du Hainaut
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marie Lecerf
Area18.39 km2 (3.24 sq mi)
Population (1999)22,568
 • Density310/km2 (790/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code59589 /59224
Elevation26–72 m (85–236 ft)
(avg. 31 m or 102 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.

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

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Thiant
The arms of Thiant are blazoned :

Vert, billetty, a lion argent, armed and langued gules. (Thiant and Aubry-du-Hainaut use the same arms.)



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