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Hoymille

Hoymille
Hooimille
Hoymille in the arrondissement of Dunkirk
Hoymille in the arrondissement of Dunkirk
Hoymille is located in France
Hoymille
Hoymille
Coordinates:
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Dunkirk
Canton Bergues
Intercommunality Canton of Bergues
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Sylvie Desmarescaux
Area1 5.53 km2 (2.14 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 3,086
 • Density 560/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59319 / 59492
Elevation 1.25–12 m (4.1–39.4 ft)
(avg. 2 m or 6.6 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.

Hoymille (from Flemish; Hooimille in modern Dutch spelling) is a commune in the Nord department in northern France. As well, Hoymille is a village situated next to the cities of Bergues and Wormhout. The city hosts an annual carnival at the end February. The local church is St Gérard's.

Heraldry

Arms of Hoymille
The arms of Hoymille are blazoned :
Or, a chief chequy azure and argent.



See also

References

  • INSEE commune file
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