Hocquinghen

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Hocquinghen
Hocquinghen is located in France
Hocquinghen
Hocquinghen
Coordinates: 50°46′10″N 1°56′20″E / 50.7694°N 1.9389°E / 50.7694; 1.9389Coordinates: 50°46′10″N 1°56′20″E / 50.7694°N 1.9389°E / 50.7694; 1.9389
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Calais
Canton Guînes
Intercommunality Communauté de communes des Trois Pays
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Andrieu
Area
 • Land1 1.94 km2 (0.75 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 102
 • Population2 density 53/km2 (140/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62455 / 62850
Elevation 63–115 m (207–377 ft)
(avg. 81 m or 266 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A very small farming village located 13 miles (19 km) south of Calais, on the D215 and D206E crossroads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Hocquinghen
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 75 97 86 74 85 100 102
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. Omer, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The nineteenth-century chateau.
  • An eighteenth-century presbytery.

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