Baincthun

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Baincthun
The church square of Baincthun
The church square of Baincthun
Coat of arms of Baincthun
Coat of arms
Location of Baincthun
Baincthun is located in France
Baincthun
Baincthun
Baincthun is located in Hauts-de-France
Baincthun
Baincthun
Coordinates: 50°42′38″N 1°40′52″E / 50.7106°N 1.6811°E / 50.7106; 1.6811Coordinates: 50°42′38″N 1°40′52″E / 50.7106°N 1.6811°E / 50.7106; 1.6811
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBoulogne-sur-Mer
CantonBoulogne-sur-Mer-2
IntercommunalityCommunauté d'agglomération du Boulonnais
Government
 • Mayor (2015-2020) Stéphane Bourgeois
Area
1
26.69 km2 (10.31 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,343
 • Density50/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62075 /62360
Elevation22–133 m (72–436 ft)
(avg. 32 m or 105 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming and quarrying commune, some 4 miles (6.4 km) southeast of Boulogne, at the junction of the D341 and the D234 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19621,049—    
19681,082+3.1%
19751,071−1.0%
19821,087+1.5%
19901,147+5.5%
19991,207+5.2%
20041,316+9.0%
20091,350+2.6%
20141,300−3.7%
20151,293−0.5%

Sights[edit]

  • A feudal motte.
  • The church of St. Martin.
  • The Château d'Ordre, dating from 1672 at the hamlet of Maquinghen.
  • The manor at Lannoy.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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