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Title: Wavrechain-sous-Faulx  
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Subject: Préseau, Reumont, Troisvilles, La Groise, Mazinghien
Collection: Communes of Nord (French Department)
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Coat of arms of Wavrechain-sous-Faulx
Coat of arms
Wavrechain-sous-Faulx is located in France
Wavrechain-sous-Faulx is located in Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Valenciennes
Canton Bouchain
Intercommunality Porte du Hainaut
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Maire
Area1 3.8 km2 (1.5 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 368
 • Density  m (Bad rounding here ft)Bad rounding here97/km2 (Bad rounding here250/sq mi)
 • Urban density  m (Bad rounding here ft)
 • Metro density  m (Bad rounding here ft)
INSEE/Postal code 59652 / 59111
Elevation 31–59 m (102–194 ft)
(avg. 38 m or 125 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.

Wavrechain-sous-Faulx is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.


Arms of Wavrechain-sous-Faulx
The arms of Wavrechain-sous-Faulx are blazoned :
Or, 3 leopards sable impaled with Azure, a chevron Or between 3 bezants (Or).

See also


  • INSEE commune file

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