Bainghen

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Bainghen
Coat of arms of Bainghen
Coat of arms
Bainghen is located in France
Bainghen
Bainghen
Coordinates: 50°45′08″N 1°54′28″E / 50.7522°N 1.9078°E / 50.7522; 1.9078Coordinates: 50°45′08″N 1°54′28″E / 50.7522°N 1.9078°E / 50.7522; 1.9078
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Canton Desvres
Intercommunality Trois Pays
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Thierry Terlutte
Area
 • Land1 6.69 km2 (2.58 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 181
 • Population2 density 27/km2 (70/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62076 / 62850
Elevation 77–202 m (253–663 ft)
(avg. 200 m or 660 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.

Bainghen is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.

Geography[edit]

A small farming commune, some 14 miles (23 km) east of Boulogne, at the junction of the D206 and the D206e roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 112 —    
1968 135 +20.5%
1975 130 −3.7%
1982 122 −6.2%
1990 135 +10.7%
1999 126 −6.7%
2009 181 +43.7%

Sights[edit]

  • The ruins of a feudal chateau.
  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the eighteenth century.

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