West-Cappel

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
West-Cappel
The church in West-Cappel
The church in West-Cappel
Coat of arms of West-Cappel
Coat of arms
Location of West-Cappel
West-Cappel is located in France
West-Cappel
West-Cappel
West-Cappel is located in Hauts-de-France
West-Cappel
West-Cappel
Coordinates: 50°55′47″N 2°30′22″E / 50.9297°N 2.5061°E / 50.9297; 2.5061Coordinates: 50°55′47″N 2°30′22″E / 50.9297°N 2.5061°E / 50.9297; 2.5061
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementDunkerque
CantonWormhout
IntercommunalityHauts de Flandre
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) André Figoureux
Area
1
7.57 km2 (2.92 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
613
 • Density81/km2 (210/sq mi)
Demonym(s)West-Cappelois (es)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59657 /59380
Elevation6–27 m (20–89 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.

West-Cappel is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Politics[edit]

Presidential Elections 2nd Round[edit]

Election Winning Candidate Party %
2017 Marine Le Pen FN 51.12
2012 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 60.77
2007 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 58.56
2002 Jacques Chirac RPR 75.68

[2]

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of West-Cappel
The arms of West-Cappel are blazoned :
Argent, a bend fusil gules. (probably not heraldically significantly different from Noordpeene)



Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2006566—    
2007572+1.1%
2008579+1.2%
2009595+2.8%
2010586−1.5%
2011578−1.4%
2012570−1.4%
2013565−0.9%
2014562−0.5%
2015584+3.9%
2016606+3.8%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ http://www.lemonde.fr/data/france/presidentielle-2017//