Cysoing in the arrondissement of Lille

Coat of arms

Coordinates: 50°34′09″N 3°12′57″E / 50.5692°N 3.2158°E / 50.5692; 3.2158Coordinates: 50°34′09″N 3°12′57″E / 50.5692°N 3.2158°E / 50.5692; 3.2158
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Lille
Canton Cysoing
Intercommunality Pays de Pévèle
  Mayor (20082014) Benjamin Dumortier
Area1 13.62 km2 (5.26 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 4,218
  Density 310/km2 (800/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59168 / 59830
Elevation 26–56 m (85–184 ft)
(avg. 43 m or 141 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.

Cysoing is a commune in the Nord department in northern France, situated 15 km (9.3 mi) southeast of Lille. It is twinned with the English town of Much Wenlock. An obsolete spelling is Cisoin.


The arms of Cysoing are blazoned :

Bendy Or and azure. (Baisieux, Bouvines and Cysoing use the same arms.)

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