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

Echinghen
The centre of Echinghen
The centre of Echinghen
Coat of arms of Echinghen
Coat of arms
Location of Echinghen
Echinghen is located in France
Echinghen
Echinghen
Echinghen is located in Hauts-de-France
Echinghen
Echinghen
Coordinates: 50°42′14″N 1°38′56″E / 50.7039°N 1.6489°E / 50.7039; 1.6489Coordinates: 50°42′14″N 1°38′56″E / 50.7039°N 1.6489°E / 50.7039; 1.6489
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBoulogne-sur-Mer
CantonBoulogne-sur-Mer-2
IntercommunalityCommunauté d'agglomération du Boulonnais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Lannoy
Area
1
5.84 km2 (2.25 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
390
 • Density67/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62281 /62360
Elevation11–144 m (36–472 ft)
(avg. 30 m or 98 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

A farming village, some 3 miles (4.8 km) southeast of Boulogne, at the junction of the D127 and the D127e4 roads.

PopulationEdit

Historical population of Echinghen
Year196219681975198219901999
Population215218212235284355
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interestEdit

  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the eleventh century.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit



  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.