Hinges, Pas-de-Calais

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Hinges is located in France
Coordinates: 50°33′57″N 2°37′23″E / 50.5658°N 2.6231°E / 50.5658; 2.6231Coordinates: 50°33′57″N 2°37′23″E / 50.5658°N 2.6231°E / 50.5658; 2.6231
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Béthune
Canton Béthune-Est
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération de l'Artois
 • Mayor (2008–2014) André Delory
Area1 8.31 km2 (3.21 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,214
 • Density 270/km2 (690/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62454 /62232
Elevation 16–47 m (52–154 ft)
(avg. 44 m or 144 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.

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


A farming village, situated some 3 miles (4.8 km) north of Béthune at the junction of the D182 and the D180 roads. The Canal d’Aire flows around the north-eastern part of the commune.


Historical population of Hinges, Pas-de-Calais
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 1259 1320 1365 1542 1856 2003 2214
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]

See also[edit]


External links[edit]