Bayenghem-lès-Éperlecques

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Bayenghem-lès-Éperlecques
Bayenghem-lès-Éperlecques is located in France
Bayenghem-lès-Éperlecques
Bayenghem-lès-Éperlecques
Coordinates: 50°48′28″N 2°07′30″E / 50.8078°N 2.1250°E / 50.8078; 2.1250Coordinates: 50°48′28″N 2°07′30″E / 50.8078°N 2.1250°E / 50.8078; 2.1250
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Saint-Omer
Canton Ardres
Intercommunality Région d'Ardres et de la Vallée de la Hem
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Michel Bouhin
Area1 4.51 km2 (1.74 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 927
 • Density 210/km2 (530/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62087 / 62910
Elevation 12–92 m (39–302 ft)
(avg. 55 m or 180 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.

Bayenghem-lès-Éperlecques is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

The village is located some 13 km (8.1 mi) northwest of Saint-Omer, on the D221 road, close to the D943 and the A16 autoroute.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 415 —    
1968 418 +0.7%
1975 392 −6.2%
1982 468 +19.4%
1990 637 +36.1%
1999 687 +7.8%
2009 927 +34.9%

Sights[edit]

  • The eighteenth century church of St. Wandrille.
  • Traces of a motte-and-bailey castle.

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