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Coat of arms of Carnières
Coat of arms
Carnières is located in France
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Cambrai
Canton Carnières
Intercommunality Caudrésis–Catésis
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marie Tordoit
Area1 8.13 km2 (3.14 sq mi)
Population (2004)2 925
 • Density 110/km2 (290/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59132 / 59217
Elevation 58–104 m (190–341 ft)
(avg. 80 m or 260 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.

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

It is about 7 km (4.3 mi) east of Cambrai.


Arms of Carnières
The arms of Carnières are blazoned :
Gules, a saltire argent.

See also


  • INSEE commune file
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