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

Hervelinghen
The church of Hervelinghen
The church of Hervelinghen
Coat of arms of Hervelinghen
Coat of arms
Location of Hervelinghen
Hervelinghen is located in France
Hervelinghen
Hervelinghen
Hervelinghen is located in Hauts-de-France
Hervelinghen
Hervelinghen
Coordinates: 50°52′57″N 1°42′46″E / 50.8825°N 1.7128°E / 50.8825; 1.7128Coordinates: 50°52′57″N 1°42′46″E / 50.8825°N 1.7128°E / 50.8825; 1.7128
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBoulogne-sur-Mer
CantonDesvres
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes de la Terre des Deux Caps
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Hervé Crépin
Area
1
5.89 km2 (2.27 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
232
 • Density39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62444 /62179
Elevation39–157 m (128–515 ft)
(avg. 52 m or 171 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 small farming village situated near to Wissant, some 13 miles (21 km) north of Boulogne, on the D244 road.

HistoryEdit

Since the time of the English occupation, a long stone mast with a cross on the top has stood in the center of the village.

Today, Hervelinghen is a part of the parish of Notre-Dame-des-Flots. Saint-Inglevert Airfield lies to the east of the village.

PopulationEdit

Historical population of Hervelinghen
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population125149134166172182243
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.Quentin, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • Two 18th-century farmhouses.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

External linksEdit