Lottinghen

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Lottinghen
Lottinghen is located in France
Lottinghen
Lottinghen
Coordinates: 50°41′05″N 1°56′00″E / 50.6847°N 1.9333°E / 50.6847; 1.9333Coordinates: 50°41′05″N 1°56′00″E / 50.6847°N 1.9333°E / 50.6847; 1.9333
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Canton Desvres
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Pays de la Faïence de Desvres
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) André Leleu
Area1 10.11 km2 (3.90 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 506
 • Density 50/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62530 / 62240
Elevation 68–211 m (223–692 ft)
(avg. 163 m or 535 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Lottinghen is situated about 14 mi east of Boulogne, at the junction of the D204 and D254 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
511 531 527 436 457 464 506
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

History[edit]

On March 13, 1944 the Ninth Air Force attacked a "V-weapon" site at Lottinghen.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church, dating from the seventeenth century.

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