Warneton

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This article is about the French municipality. For the Belgian village, see Warneton, Belgium.
Warneton
Mairie de Warneton (France).JPG
Coat of arms of Warneton
Coat of arms
Warneton is located in France
Warneton
Warneton
Coordinates: 50°44′52″N 2°57′12″E / 50.7478°N 2.9533°E / 50.7478; 2.9533Coordinates: 50°44′52″N 2°57′12″E / 50.7478°N 2.9533°E / 50.7478; 2.9533
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Lille
Canton Armentières
Intercommunality MEL
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Jean-Jacques Véroone
Area1 4.17 km2 (1.61 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 230
 • Density 55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59643 /59560
Elevation 11–25 m (36–82 ft)
(avg. 20 m or 66 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.

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

It is part of the Urban Community of Lille Métropole.

Bounding communes and places[edit]

History[edit]

It was constituted into two zones and had its own mayor and its council. It was merged on June 7, 1946 with Warneton-Sud and Warneton-Bas

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Warneton
The arms of Warneton are blazoned :

Argent, a fess gules. (the Béthune family and the communes of Cuts, Rosny-sur-Seine, Warneton and Noyon use the same arms.)



Population history[edit]

  • 1962: 178
  • 1968: 197
  • 1975: 198
  • 1982: 171
  • 1990: 179
  • 1999: 178

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