Loos, Nord

Loos (French pronunciation: [lɔs]) is a commune in the Nord department in northern France (Hauts-de-France).

Loos
The town hall in Loos
The town hall in Loos
Coat of arms of Loos
Coat of arms
Location of Loos
Loos is located in France
Loos
Loos
Loos is located in Hauts-de-France
Loos
Loos
Coordinates: 50°36′46″N 3°00′52″E / 50.6128°N 3.0144°E / 50.6128; 3.0144Coordinates: 50°36′46″N 3°00′52″E / 50.6128°N 3.0144°E / 50.6128; 3.0144
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementLille
CantonLille-6
IntercommunalityMétropole Européenne de Lille
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Anne Voituriez
Area
1
6.95 km2 (2.68 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
22,233
 • Density3,200/km2 (8,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59360 /59120
Elevation17–49 m (56–161 ft)
(avg. 18 m or 59 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

It is located in the European Metropolis of Lille, and is a suburb of the city of Lille, bordering it on its southwest side. In the 1999 census, Loos had a population of 20,869. The commune has a land area of 6.95 km² (2.683 sq mi).

HeraldryEdit

The arms of Loos are blazoned :
Gules, 3 crescents Or.



MiscellaneousEdit

Loos is twinned with Geseke, Germany.

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  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.