West-Cappel

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West-Cappel
Commune
West-Cappel - Eglise Saint-Sylvestre.JPG
Coat of arms of West-Cappel
Coat of arms
West-Cappel is located in 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
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Dunkerque
Canton Wormhout
Intercommunality CC Hauts de Flandre
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) André Figoureux
Area1 7.57 km2 (2.92 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 562
 • Density 74/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59657 /59380
Elevation 6–27 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.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

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

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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)



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