Wallers

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Wallers
The Church of St. Barbara viewed from the mines of Anzin
The Church of St. Barbara viewed from the mines of Anzin
Coat of arms of Wallers
Coat of arms
Location of Wallers
Wallers is located in France
Wallers
Wallers
Wallers is located in Hauts-de-France
Wallers
Wallers
Coordinates: 50°22′30″N 3°23′31″E / 50.375°N 3.392°E / 50.375; 3.392Coordinates: 50°22′30″N 3°23′31″E / 50.375°N 3.392°E / 50.375; 3.392
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementValenciennes
CantonSaint-Amand-les-Eaux
IntercommunalityPorte du Hainaut
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Salvatore Castiglione
Area
1
20.89 km2 (8.07 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
5,559
 • Density270/km2 (690/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59632 /59135
Elevation15–135 m (49–443 ft)
(avg. 23 m or 75 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Its is known for the Trench of Arenberg, part of the Paris–Roubaix cycling race, held annually in April.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Wallers
The arms of Wallers are blazoned :

Or, 3 fesses gules. (Saint-Hilaire-lez-Cambrai, Villereau and Wallers, Rambures use the same arms.)



Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
20045,544—    
20065,499−0.8%
20075,533+0.6%
20085,559+0.5%
20095,585+0.5%
20105,577−0.1%
20115,560−0.3%
20125,552−0.1%
20135,540−0.2%
20145,527−0.2%
20155,520−0.1%
20165,494−0.5%

See also[edit]

References[edit]


  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.