Abancourt, Nord

Abancourt (French pronunciation: [abɑ̃kuʁ] (About this soundlisten)) is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Abancourt
The church in Abancourt
The church in Abancourt
Coat of arms of Abancourt
Location of Abancourt
Abancourt is located in France
Abancourt
Abancourt
Abancourt is located in Hauts-de-France
Abancourt
Abancourt
Coordinates: 50°14′05″N 3°12′51″E / 50.2347°N 3.2142°E / 50.2347; 3.2142Coordinates: 50°14′05″N 3°12′51″E / 50.2347°N 3.2142°E / 50.2347; 3.2142
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementCambrai
CantonCambrai
IntercommunalityCambrai
Government
 • Mayor (2020-2026) Françoise Laine
Area
1
5.67 km2 (2.19 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[1]
469
 • Density83/km2 (210/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Abancourtois, Abancourtoises
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59001 /59268
Elevation36–70 m (118–230 ft)
(avg. 57 m or 187 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±% p.a.
1793 511—    
1800 380−4.14%
1806 564+6.80%
1821 580+0.19%
1831 657+1.25%
1836 682+0.75%
1841 676−0.18%
1846 673−0.09%
1851 622−1.56%
1856 642+0.63%
1861 606−1.15%
1866 646+1.29%
1872 602−1.17%
1876 610+0.33%
1881 634+0.77%
1886 582−1.70%
1891 588+0.21%
1896 529−2.09%
1901 568+1.43%
1906 678+3.60%
1911 485−6.48%
1921 398−1.96%
1926 431+1.61%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1931 410−0.99%
1936 413+0.15%
1946 392−0.52%
1954 371−0.69%
1962 365−0.20%
1968 344−0.98%
1975 316−1.21%
1982 351+1.51%
1990 413+2.05%
1999 433+0.53%
2006 451+0.58%
2007 453+0.44%
2008 448−1.10%
2009 450+0.45%
2010 448−0.44%
2011 447−0.22%
2012 445−0.45%
2013 461+3.60%
2014 457−0.87%
2015 459+0.44%
2016 461+0.44%
2017 463+0.43%
2018 469+1.30%
Source: EHESS[2] and INSEE[3]

PoliticsEdit

Presidential Elections Second Round:[4]

Election Winning Candidate Party %
2017 Emmanuel Macron EM 56.09
2012 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 55.09
2007 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 59.11
2002 Jacques Chirac RPR 77.47

HeraldryEdit

The arms of Abancourt are blazoned :

Azure, a mullet, and in chief a label of 3 points Or. (Abancourt and Fontaine-au-Pire use the same arms.)



See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.
  2. ^ Des villages de Cassini aux communes d'aujourd'hui: Commune data sheet Abancourt, EHESS. (in French)
  3. ^ Population en historique depuis 1968, INSEE
  4. ^ http://www.lemonde.fr/data/france/presidentielle-2017/