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The town hall of Hornaing
The town hall of Hornaing
Coat of arms of Hornaing
Coat of arms
Hornaing is located in France
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Douai
Canton Marchiennes
Intercommunality Cœur d'Ostrevent
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Alain Ladu
Area1 8.95 km2 (3.46 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 2,942
 • Density 330/km2 (850/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59314 / 59171
Elevation 16–45 m (52–148 ft)
(avg. 23 m or 75 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.

Hornaing is a communes in the Nord department in northern France.


Arms of Hornaing
The arms of Hornaing are blazoned :

Gules, a fess and in chief a vivre Or. [a vivre is a thin barrulet dancetty] (Gommegnies, Hornaing and Mastaing use the same arms.)

See also


  • INSEE commune file
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