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Verlincthun is located in France
Coordinates: 50°37′46″N 1°40′46″E / 50.6294°N 1.6794°E / 50.6294; 1.6794Coordinates: 50°37′46″N 1°40′46″E / 50.6294°N 1.6794°E / 50.6294; 1.6794
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Canton Desvres
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Samer et environs
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Harlé
Area1 7.02 km2 (2.71 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 364
 • Density 52/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62845 /62830
Elevation 24–171 m (79–561 ft)
(avg. 64 m or 210 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.

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


Verlincthun is situated some 9 miles (14 km) southeast of Boulogne, at the junction of the D215 and D239 roads..


Historical population of Verlincthun
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 266 278 245 263 298 311 364
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.Wulmer, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • Traces of a feudal castle.

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