Bazinghen

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Bazinghen
Coat of arms of Bazinghen
Coat of arms
Bazinghen is located in France
Bazinghen
Bazinghen
Coordinates: 50°49′34″N 1°39′48″E / 50.8261°N 1.6633°E / 50.8261; 1.6633Coordinates: 50°49′34″N 1°39′48″E / 50.8261°N 1.6633°E / 50.8261; 1.6633
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Canton Marquise
Intercommunality Terre des Deux Caps
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Raphaël Delattre
Area1 13.2 km2 (5.1 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 426
 • Density 32/km2 (84/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62089 / 62250
Elevation 3–122 m (9.8–400.3 ft)
(avg. 76 m or 249 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.

Bazinghen is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A small farming commune, some 8 miles (13 km) northeast of Boulogne, at the junction of the D191 and the D191e roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 174 —    
1968 207 +19.0%
1975 210 +1.4%
1982 254 +21.0%
1990 298 +17.3%
1999 344 +15.4%
2009 426 +23.8%

Sights[edit]

  • The ruins of a watermill.
  • The church of St. Eloi, dating from the eleventh century.
  • A seventeenth century manorhouse at Colincthun.

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