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Hermelinghen is located in France
Coordinates: 50°48′10″N 1°51′40″E / 50.8028°N 1.8611°E / 50.8028; 1.8611Coordinates: 50°48′10″N 1°51′40″E / 50.8028°N 1.8611°E / 50.8028; 1.8611
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Calais
Canton Guînes
Intercommunality Communauté de communes des Trois Pays
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christophe Dupont
Area1 6.43 km2 (2.48 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 311
 • Density 48/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62439 / 62132
Elevation 95–185 m (312–607 ft)
(avg. 118 m or 387 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.

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


A small farming village located 13 miles (19 km) south of Calais, on the D191 road. It is the source of the Slack River.


Historical population of Hermelinghen
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 208 211 217 263 288 289 311
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Agathe, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • The ruins of an ancient castle.

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