Sanghen

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

Sanghen
The town hall of Sanghen
The town hall of Sanghen
Coat of arms of Sanghen
Coat of arms
Location of Sanghen
Sanghen is located in France
Sanghen
Sanghen
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
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementCalais
CantonCalais-2
IntercommunalityCC Pays d'Opale
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Jean-Pierre Doye[1]
Area
1
6.17 km2 (2.38 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[2]
341
 • Density55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62775 /62850
Elevation74–196 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.

GeographyEdit

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

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±% p.a.
1968206—    
1975193−0.93%
1982201+0.58%
1990231+1.75%
1999223−0.39%
2007263+2.08%
2012287+1.76%
2017329+2.77%
Source: INSEE[3]

Places of interestEdit

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

See alsoEdit

Communes of the Pas-de-Calais department

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.
  3. ^ Population en historique depuis 1968, INSEE