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Title: Roncq  
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Subject: Geoffrey Ghesquière, A22 autoroute, Arrondissement of Lille, Battle of Menin (1793), Reumont
Collection: Communes of Nord (French Department)
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Roncq is located in France
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Lille
Canton Tourcoing-Nord
Intercommunality Lille Métropole
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Vincent Ledoux
Area1 10.59 km2 (4.09 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 12,892
 • Density 1,200/km2 (3,200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59508 / 59223
Elevation 17–54 m (56–177 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.

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

Roncq commune in the Nord department in northern France.

It is 3 km (2 mi) from the border with Belgium.


  • Heraldry 1
  • Twin towns 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5


Arms of Roncq
The arms of Roncq are blazoned :
Argent, 3 lions sable armed and langued gules.

Twin towns

It is twinned with Todmorden in Britain, Delbrück in Germany, and Selinkegny in Mali.

See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • (French) Roncq website
  • (French) Roncq-Sélinkégny Twinning Association
  • (French) Website of the cinema

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