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Coat of arms of Echinghen
Coat of arms
Echinghen is located in France
Coordinates: 50°42′14″N 1°38′56″E / 50.7039°N 1.6489°E / 50.7039; 1.6489Coordinates: 50°42′14″N 1°38′56″E / 50.7039°N 1.6489°E / 50.7039; 1.6489
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Canton Boulogne-sur-Mer-Sud
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération du Boulonnais
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Lannoy
Area1 5.84 km2 (2.25 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 355
 • Density 61/km2 (160/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62281 / 62360
Elevation 11–144 m (36–472 ft)
(avg. 30 m or 98 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.

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


A farming village, some 3 miles (4.8 km) southeast of Boulogne, at the junction of the D127 and the D127e4 roads.


Historical population of Echinghen
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 215 218 212 235 284 355
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the eleventh century.

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