Sanghen

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Sanghen
Commune
The town hall of Sanghen
The town hall of Sanghen
Coat of arms of Sanghen
Coat of arms
Sanghen is located in France
Sanghen
Sanghen
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Sanghen is located in Hauts-de-France
Sanghen
Sanghen
Coordinates: 50°46′37″N 1°54′12″E / 50.7769°N 1.9033°E / 50.7769; 1.9033Coordinates: 50°46′37″N 1°54′12″E / 50.7769°N 1.9033°E / 50.7769; 1.9033
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Calais
Canton Calais-2
Intercommunality CC Pays d'Opale
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Doye
Area1 6.17 km2 (2.38 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 259
 • Density 42/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 62775 /62850
Elevation 74–196 m (243–643 ft)
(avg. 87 m or 285 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Sanghen is located 13 miles (22 km) south of Calais, at the junction of the D191 and D224 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
201 206 193 201 231 223 259
Census count starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Martin dating from the fifteenth century.

See also[edit]

Communes of the Pas-de-Calais department

References[edit]

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