Hinges, Pas-de-Calais

Hinges (French pronunciation: ​[ɛ̃ʒ]) is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.[3]

Hinges
The town hall of Hinges
The town hall of Hinges
Coat of arms of Hinges
Location of Hinges
Hinges is located in France
Hinges
Hinges
Hinges is located in Hauts-de-France
Hinges
Hinges
Coordinates: 50°33′57″N 2°37′23″E / 50.5658°N 2.6231°E / 50.5658; 2.6231Coordinates: 50°33′57″N 2°37′23″E / 50.5658°N 2.6231°E / 50.5658; 2.6231
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBéthune
CantonBeuvry
IntercommunalityCA Béthune-Bruay, Artois-Lys Romane
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Corinne Laversin[1]
Area
1
8.31 km2 (3.21 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
2,400
 • Density290/km2 (750/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62454 /62232
Elevation16–47 m (52–154 ft)
(avg. 44 m or 144 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, situated some 3 miles (4.8 km) north of Béthune at the junction of the D182 and the D180 roads. The Canal d’Aire flows around the north-eastern part of the commune.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±% p.a.
1968 1,320—    
1975 1,365+0.48%
1982 1,542+1.76%
1990 1,856+2.34%
1999 2,003+0.85%
2007 2,173+1.02%
2012 2,291+1.06%
2017 2,452+1.37%
Source: INSEE[4]

Places of interestEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 9 August 2021.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.
  3. ^ INSEE commune file
  4. ^ Population en historique depuis 1968, INSEE

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