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Vred - Mairie.JPG
Coat of arms of Vred
Coat of arms
Vred is located in France
Coordinates: 50°23′41″N 3°13′56″E / 50.3947°N 3.2322°E / 50.3947; 3.2322Coordinates: 50°23′41″N 3°13′56″E / 50.3947°N 3.2322°E / 50.3947; 3.2322
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Douai
Canton Marchiennes
Intercommunality Cœur d'Ostrevent
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Dany Hallant
Area1 3.42 km2 (1.32 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,443
 • Density 420/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59629 /59870
Elevation 16–20 m (52–66 ft)
(avg. 18 m or 59 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.

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


Arms of Vred
The arms of Vred are blazoned :

Azure semy de lys Or, a stag argent. (Capelle, Loffre, Neuville-Saint-Rémy, Pecquencourt, and Vred use the same arms.)

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