Oxelaëre

Oxelaëre (from Flemish; Okselare in modern Dutch spelling) is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Oxelaëre

Okselare
Houses in the centre of the village
Houses in the centre of the village
Coat of arms of Oxelaëre
Coat of arms
Location of Oxelaëre
Oxelaëre is located in France
Oxelaëre
Oxelaëre
Oxelaëre is located in Hauts-de-France
Oxelaëre
Oxelaëre
Coordinates: 50°47′22″N 2°28′24″E / 50.7894°N 2.4733°E / 50.7894; 2.4733Coordinates: 50°47′22″N 2°28′24″E / 50.7894°N 2.4733°E / 50.7894; 2.4733
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementDunkerque
CantonBailleul
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes de Flandre Intérieure
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Stéphane Dieusaert
Area
1
4.72 km2 (1.82 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
519
 • Density110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Oxelaërois (es)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59454 /59670
Elevation29–103 m (95–338 ft)
(avg. 36 m or 118 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

PoliticsEdit

Presidential Elections 2nd RoundEdit

Election Winning Candidate Party %
2017 Emmanuel Macron En Marche! 65.85
2012 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 60.20
2007 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 65.46
2002 Jacques Chirac RPR 80.00

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HeraldryEdit

The arms of Oxelaëre are blazoned :

Chequy Or and gules. (Oxelaëre, Quesnoy-sur-Deûle and Sars-et-Rosières use the same arms.)



See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.
  2. ^ http://www.lemonde.fr/data/france/presidentielle-2017//