Peuplingues

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Peuplingues
Peuplingues is located in France
Peuplingues
Peuplingues
Coordinates: 50°54′56″N 1°46′05″E / 50.9156°N 1.7681°E / 50.9156; 1.7681Coordinates: 50°54′56″N 1°46′05″E / 50.9156°N 1.7681°E / 50.9156; 1.7681
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Calais
Canton Calais-Nord-Ouest
Intercommunality Sud-Ouest du Calaisis
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Richard Gosse
Area
 • Land1 10.43 km2 (4.03 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 622
 • Population2 density 60/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62654 / 62231
Elevation 11–137 m (36–449 ft)
(avg. 85 m or 279 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Peuplingues is located 5 miles (8 km) southwest of Calais, at the junction of the D243 and D243E roads, about a mile from the A16 autoroute. The French portal of the Channel Tunnel is physically located in Peuplingues.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
436 449 409 480 537 586 622
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of Notre-Dame dating from the seventeenth century.

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