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Peuplingues is located in France
Coordinates: 50°54′56″N 1°46′05″E / 50.9156°N 1.7681°E / 50.9156; 1.7681Coordinates: 50°54′56″N 1°46′05″E / 50.9156°N 1.7681°E / 50.9156; 1.7681
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Calais
Canton Calais-1
Intercommunality Sud-Ouest du Calaisis
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Richard Gosse
Area1 10.43 km2 (4.03 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 622
 • Density 60/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62654 /62231
Elevation 11–137 m (36–449 ft)
(avg. 85 m or 279 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.

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


Peuplingues is located 5 miles (8 km) southwest of Calais, at the junction of the D243 and D243E roads, about a mile from the A16 autoroute. The French portal of the Channel Tunnel is physically located in Peuplingues.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
436 449 409 480 537 586 622
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of Notre-Dame dating from the seventeenth century.

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