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Thumeries (Nord, Fr) mairie.JPG
Coat of arms of Thumeries
Coat of arms
Thumeries is located in France
Coordinates: 50°28′47″N 3°03′20″E / 50.4797°N 3.0556°E / 50.4797; 3.0556Coordinates: 50°28′47″N 3°03′20″E / 50.4797°N 3.0556°E / 50.4797; 3.0556
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Lille
Canton Templeuve
Intercommunality Sud Pévélois
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Armand Masquelez
Area1 7.03 km2 (2.71 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 3,394
 • Density 480/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59592 /59239
Elevation 44–68 m (144–223 ft)
(avg. 58 m or 190 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.

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


Arms of Thumeries
The arms of Thumeries are blazoned :
Argent, 3 pales gules, overall on a canton sable, a lion Or.

Notable people[edit]

  • Louis Malle (1932–1995), film director, screenwriter and producer

See also[edit]