Wignehies

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Wignehies
The school in Wignehies
The school in Wignehies
Coat of arms of Wignehies
Coat of arms
Location of Wignehies
Wignehies is located in France
Wignehies
Wignehies
Wignehies is located in Hauts-de-France
Wignehies
Wignehies
Coordinates: 50°01′03″N 4°00′33″E / 50.0175°N 4.0092°E / 50.0175; 4.0092Coordinates: 50°01′03″N 4°00′33″E / 50.0175°N 4.0092°E / 50.0175; 4.0092
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementAvesnes-sur-Helpe
CantonFourmies
IntercommunalitySud Avesnois
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Dominique César
Area
1
13.86 km2 (5.35 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
2,969
 • Density210/km2 (550/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59659 /59212
Elevation166–238 m (545–781 ft)
(avg. 172 m or 564 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Wignehies
The arms of Wignehies are blazoned :

Azure, semy de lys Or. = France Ancient (Ansacq, Brillon, Escaudain, Escautpont, Hélesmes, Hérin, Lecelles, Lieu-Saint-Amand, Lourches, Neuville-sur-Escaut, Rosult, Rumegies and Wignehies use the same arms.)



Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
20063,169—    
20073,153−0.5%
20083,149−0.1%
20093,138−0.3%
20103,099−1.2%
20113,056−1.4%
20123,012−1.4%
20132,998−0.5%
20143,003+0.2%
20152,966−1.2%
20162,935−1.0%

See also[edit]

References[edit]


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