Bainghen

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Bainghen
The church of Bainghen
The church of Bainghen
Coat of arms of Bainghen
Coat of arms
Location of Bainghen
Bainghen is located in France
Bainghen
Bainghen
Bainghen is located in Hauts-de-France
Bainghen
Bainghen
Coordinates: 50°45′08″N 1°54′28″E / 50.7522°N 1.9078°E / 50.7522; 1.9078Coordinates: 50°45′08″N 1°54′28″E / 50.7522°N 1.9078°E / 50.7522; 1.9078
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementCalais
CantonCalais-2
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes des Pays d'Opale
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Thierry Terlutte
Area
1
6.69 km2 (2.58 sq mi)
Population
(2015)2
227
 • Density34/km2 (88/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62076 /62850
Elevation77–202 m (253–663 ft)
(avg. 200 m or 660 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A small farming commune, some 14 miles (23 km) east of Boulogne, at the junction of the D206 and the D206e roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962112—    
1968135+20.5%
1975130−3.7%
1982122−6.2%
1990135+10.7%
1999126−6.7%
2004142+12.7%
2009181+27.5%
2014217+19.9%
2015227+4.6%

Sights[edit]

  • The ruins of a feudal chateau.
  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the eighteenth century.

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