Cambrai

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Cambrai
Coat o airms o Cambrai
Coat o airms
Cambrai is locatit in Fraunce
Cambrai
Cambrai
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Cambrai is locatit in Hauts-de-France
Cambrai
Cambrai
Coordinates: 50°10′36″N 3°14′08″E / 50.1767°N 3.2356°E / 50.1767; 3.2356Coordinates: 50°10′36″N 3°14′08″E / 50.1767°N 3.2356°E / 50.1767; 3.2356
KintraFraunce
RegionHauts-de-France
DepairtmentNord
ArrondissementCambrai
CantonCambrai-Est an Cambrai-Ouest
IntercommunalityCambrai
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2001–2008) François-Xavier Villain (DLR)
Area
1
18.12 km2 (7.00 sq mi)
Population
 (1999)2
33,716
 • Density1,900/km2 (4,800/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59122 /59400
Elevation41–101 m (135–331 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 ft)
1 French Laund Register data, that excludes lochs, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) an river estuaries. 2 Population withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anerly coontit ance.

Cambrai (French pronunciation: ​[kɑ̃bʁɛ]; Dutch: Kamerijk; German: Kamerich; auld spellin Cambray) is a commune in the Nord depairtment in northren Fraunce on the Escaut river. It is a sub-prefectur o the depairtment.

Twin touns – Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Cambrai is twinned wi:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "British towns twinned with French towns [via WaybackMachine.com]". Archant Community Media Ltd. Archived frae the oreeginal on 5 July 2013. Retrieved 2013-07-20.