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Willies, Nord

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Willies, Nord

Coat of arms of Willies
Coat of arms
Willies is located in France
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Trélon
Intercommunality Guide du pays de Trélon
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Laurent Meresse
Area1 4.14 km2 (1.60 sq mi)
Population (2010)2 166
 • Density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59661 / 59740
Elevation 162–230 m (531–755 ft)
(avg. 168 m or 551 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.

Willies is a commune in the Nord department in northern France. It is 10 km (6.2 mi) southeast of Maubeuge.


Arms of Willies
The arms of Willies are blazoned :

Gules, 2 fesses embattled counterembattled argent, overall on a canton Gules, 3 pales vair and a chief Or. (Baives and Willies use the same arms.)

See also


  • INSEE commune file

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