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Vieux-Mesnil (Nord, Fr) mairie.JPG
Coat of arms of Vieux-Mesnil
Coat of arms
Vieux-Mesnil is located in France
Coordinates: 50°15′18″N 3°51′54″E / 50.255°N 3.865°E / 50.255; 3.865Coordinates: 50°15′18″N 3°51′54″E / 50.255°N 3.865°E / 50.255; 3.865
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Aulnoye-Aymeries
Intercommunality Maubeuge Val de Sambre
Area1 5.95 km2 (2.30 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 500
 • Density 84/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59617 /59138
Elevation 131–162 m (430–531 ft)
(avg. 156 m or 512 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.

Vieux-Mesnil is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.


Arms of Vieux-Mesnil
The arms of Vieux-Mesnil are blazoned :

Gules, a chevron Or between 3 trefoils argent. (Bachant and Vieux-Mesnil use the same arms.)

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