Bouvelinghem

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Bouvelinghem
The church of Bouvelinghem
The church of Bouvelinghem
Coat of arms of Bouvelinghem
Coat of arms
Location of Bouvelinghem
Bouvelinghem is located in France
Bouvelinghem
Bouvelinghem
Bouvelinghem is located in Hauts-de-France
Bouvelinghem
Bouvelinghem
Coordinates: 50°44′03″N 2°01′58″E / 50.7342°N 2.0328°E / 50.7342; 2.0328Coordinates: 50°44′03″N 2°01′58″E / 50.7342°N 2.0328°E / 50.7342; 2.0328
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementSaint-Omer
CantonLumbres
IntercommunalityPays de Lumbres
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Dominique Sénécat
Area
1
6.28 km2 (2.42 sq mi)
Population
(2009)2
234
 • Density37/km2 (97/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62169 /62380
Elevation98–196 m (322–643 ft)
(avg. 175 m or 574 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.

Bouvelinghem is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A village situated 10 miles (16 km) west of Saint-Omer, on the D208 road. It was completely destroyed by fire in 1876.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962127—    
1968155+22.0%
1975179+15.5%
1982158−11.7%
1990162+2.5%
1999142−12.3%
2009234+64.8%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of the Assumption, dating from the early 20th century.
  • The ruins of a chateau.

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