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The road into Hocquinghen
The road into Hocquinghen
Coat of arms of Hocquinghen
Coat of arms
Hocquinghen is located in France
Coordinates: 50°46′10″N 1°56′20″E / 50.7694°N 1.9389°E / 50.7694; 1.9389Coordinates: 50°46′10″N 1°56′20″E / 50.7694°N 1.9389°E / 50.7694; 1.9389
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Calais
Canton Calais-2
Intercommunality Communauté de communes des Trois Pays
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Andrieu
Area1 1.94 km2 (0.75 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 102
 • Density 53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62455 /62850
Elevation 63–115 m (207–377 ft)
(avg. 81 m or 266 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.

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


A very small farming village located 13 miles (19 km) south of Calais, on the D215 and D206E crossroads.


Historical population of Hocquinghen
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 75 97 86 74 85 100 102
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. Omer, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The nineteenth-century chateau.
  • An eighteenth-century presbytery.

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