The church at Gruson

Coat of arms

Coordinates: 50°35′43″N 3°12′25″E / 50.5953°N 3.2069°E / 50.5953; 3.2069Coordinates: 50°35′43″N 3°12′25″E / 50.5953°N 3.2069°E / 50.5953; 3.2069
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Lille
Canton Lannoy
Intercommunality Lille Métropole
  Mayor (20082014) Aimé Duquenne
Area1 3.13 km2 (1.21 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 1,165
  Density 370/km2 (960/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59275 / 59152
Elevation 24–53 m (79–174 ft)
(avg. 50 m or 160 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.

Gruson is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

It is part of the Urban Community of Lille Métropole.


The arms of Gruson are blazoned :

Vert, a fess ermine. (Oignies, Beaucamps-Ligny, Estrées, Gruson and Wicres use the same arms.)

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