Wicres

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Wicres
The church in Wicres
The church in Wicres
Coat of arms of Wicres
Coat of arms
Location of Wicres
Wicres is located in France
Wicres
Wicres
Wicres is located in Hauts-de-France
Wicres
Wicres
Coordinates: 50°34′19″N 2°52′07″E / 50.5719°N 2.8686°E / 50.5719; 2.8686Coordinates: 50°34′19″N 2°52′07″E / 50.5719°N 2.8686°E / 50.5719; 2.8686
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementLille
CantonAnnœullin
IntercommunalityMétropole Européenne de Lille
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Marie-Joseph Bonnel
Area
1
2.77 km2 (1.07 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
482
 • Density170/km2 (450/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59658 /59134
Elevation26–39 m (85–128 ft)
(avg. 32 m or 105 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Community[edit]

It is part of the Urban Community of Lille Métropole.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Wicres
The arms of Wicres are blazoned :

Vert, a fess ermine. (Oignies, Beaucamps-Ligny, Estrées, Gruson and Wicres use the same arms.)



Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2006312—    
2007313+0.3%
2008314+0.3%
2009333+6.1%
2010382+14.7%
2011396+3.7%
2012410+3.5%
2013424+3.4%
2014433+2.1%
2015451+4.2%
2016475+5.3%

See also[edit]

References[edit]


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