Alincthun

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Alincthun
The green in front of the church
The green in front of the church
Coat of arms of Alincthun
Coat of arms
Location of Alincthun
Alincthun is located in France
Alincthun
Alincthun
Alincthun is located in Hauts-de-France
Alincthun
Alincthun
Coordinates: 50°43′55″N 1°48′07″E / 50.7319°N 1.8019°E / 50.7319; 1.8019Coordinates: 50°43′55″N 1°48′07″E / 50.7319°N 1.8019°E / 50.7319; 1.8019
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBoulogne-sur-Mer
CantonDesvres
IntercommunalityDesvres-Samer
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Jean Picque
Area
1
9.88 km2 (3.81 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
336
 • Density34/km2 (88/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62022 /62142
Elevation33–120 m (108–394 ft)
(avg. 98 m or 322 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Alincthun is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Geography[edit]

A small farming commune comprising 12 hamlets, some 10 miles (16 km) east of Boulogne, at the junction of the D238e2 and the D137 roads. The river Liane flows through the village.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2005353—    
2006344−2.5%
2007355+3.2%
2008349−1.7%
2009344−1.4%
2010339−1.5%
2011340+0.3%
2012334−1.8%
2013331−0.9%
2014329−0.6%
2015326−0.9%
2016332+1.8%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St.Denis, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • The seventeenth-century Château du Fresnoy.
  • Three 17th-century manor houses at La Guilbauderie, Le Fay and Bois-du-Coq.
  • A water mill.

See also[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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