Uxem

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Uxem
Uksem
Saint-Amand Church in Uxem
Saint-Amand Church in Uxem
Coat of arms of Uxem
Location of Uxem
Uxem is located in France
Uxem
Uxem
Uxem is located in Hauts-de-France
Uxem
Uxem
Coordinates: 51°01′20″N 2°29′02″E / 51.0222°N 2.4839°E / 51.0222; 2.4839Coordinates: 51°01′20″N 2°29′02″E / 51.0222°N 2.4839°E / 51.0222; 2.4839
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementDunkerque
CantonCoudekerque-Branche
IntercommunalityCC Hauts de Flandre
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Pierre Defrance
Area
1
8.27 km2 (3.19 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[1]
1,443
 • Density170/km2 (450/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Uxemois (es)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59605 /59229
Elevation−2–3 m (−6.6–9.8 ft)
(avg. 0 m or 0 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Uxem (French pronunciation: ​[yksɛm]; from Flemish; Uksem in modern Dutch spelling) is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.[2]

It is 8 km (5.0 mi) east of Dunkirk.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Uxem
The arms of Uxem are blazoned :
Gules, 3 leopards Or impaled with Checky argent and azure, a canton ermine.



See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.
  2. ^ INSEE commune file