Wavrin

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Wavrin
The town hall in Wavrin
The town hall in Wavrin
Coat of arms of Wavrin
Coat of arms
Location of Wavrin
Wavrin is located in France
Wavrin
Wavrin
Wavrin is located in Hauts-de-France
Wavrin
Wavrin
Coordinates: 50°34′27″N 2°56′23″E / 50.5742°N 2.9397°E / 50.5742; 2.9397Coordinates: 50°34′27″N 2°56′23″E / 50.5742°N 2.9397°E / 50.5742; 2.9397
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementLille
CantonAnnœullin
IntercommunalityLille
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Alain Blondeau
Area
1
13.55 km2 (5.23 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
7,703
 • Density570/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59653 /59136
Elevation18–40 m (59–131 ft)
(avg. 22 m or 72 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Its foundation was around the year 1020.

It is part of the Urban Community of Lille Métropole.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Wavrin
The arms of Wavrin are blazoned :

Azure, an inescutcheon argent. (Gouzeaucourt, Saint-Jean-de-Vals, Ramburelles, Saint-Menge, Colombey-les-Belles and Ostreville use the same arms.)



Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
20067,720—    
20077,701−0.2%
20087,683−0.2%
20097,664−0.2%
20107,641−0.3%
20117,609−0.4%
20127,626+0.2%
20137,644+0.2%
20147,661+0.2%
20157,656−0.1%
20167,628−0.4%

People[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]


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