Uxem

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Uxem

Uksem
Saint-Amand Church in Uxem
Saint-Amand Church in Uxem
Coat of arms of Uxem
Coat of arms
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
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes des Hauts de Flandre
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) André-Pierre Becquet
Area
1
8.27 km2 (3.19 sq mi)
Population
(2015)2
1,410
 • Density170/km2 (440/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. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Uxem (from Flemish; Uksem in modern Dutch spelling) is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

It is 8 km (5.0 mi) east of Dunkirk.

Politics[edit]

Presidential Elections 2nd Round[edit]

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Election Candidate Party %
2017 Emmanuel Macron En Marche! 55.77
2012 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 52.54
2007 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 59.57
2002 Jacques Chirac RPR 77.84

Heraldry[edit]

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



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