Ronchin (French pronunciation: ​[ʁɔ̃ʃɛ̃]) is a commune in the Nord department in northern France (Hauts-de-France). It is part of the European Metropolis of Lille.[3]

Ronchin
The town hall in Ronchin
The town hall in Ronchin
Coat of arms of Ronchin
Location of Ronchin
Ronchin is located in France
Ronchin
Ronchin
Ronchin is located in Hauts-de-France
Ronchin
Ronchin
Coordinates: 50°36′19″N 3°05′19″E / 50.6053°N 3.0886°E / 50.6053; 3.0886Coordinates: 50°36′19″N 3°05′19″E / 50.6053°N 3.0886°E / 50.6053; 3.0886
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementLille
CantonLille-4
IntercommunalityMétropole Européenne de Lille
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Patrick Geenens[1]
Area
1
5.42 km2 (2.09 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
19,294
 • Density3,600/km2 (9,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59507 /59790
Elevation28–57 m (92–187 ft)
(avg. 40 m or 130 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.
1968 14,030—    
1975 15,319+1.26%
1982 17,367+1.81%
1990 17,937+0.40%
1999 17,999+0.04%
2007 18,614+0.42%
2012 18,398−0.23%
2017 19,220+0.88%
Source: INSEE[4]

HeraldryEdit

The arms of Ronchin are blazoned :

Or, on an escarbuncle sable a ruby gules. (Abscon, Beuvry-la-Forêt, Erre, Fenain, Marchiennes, Ronchin, Tilloy-lez-Marchiennes and Wandignies-Hamage use the same arms.)



See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.
  3. ^ INSEE commune file
  4. ^ Population en historique depuis 1968, INSEE