Mazinghem

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Mazinghem
Mazinghem is located in France
Mazinghem
Mazinghem
Coordinates: 50°36′14″N 2°24′20″E / 50.6039°N 2.4056°E / 50.6039; 2.4056Coordinates: 50°36′14″N 2°24′20″E / 50.6039°N 2.4056°E / 50.6039; 2.4056
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Béthune
Canton Norrent-Fontes
Intercommunality Artois Flandres
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Jacques Martel
Area1 5.19 km2 (2.00 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 399
 • Density 77/km2 (200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62564 / 62120
Elevation 19–57 m (62–187 ft)
(avg. 29 m or 95 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Mazinghem is situated some 12 miles (19.3 km) northwest of Béthune and 33 miles (53.1 km) west of Lille, at the junction of the D943 and D186 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
251 286 298 325 321 337 399
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of Notre-Dame-de-l'Annonciation, dating from the twelfth century.
  • Some remains of a medieval chateau.
  • The eighteenth-century chateau.

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