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Subject: Arrondissement of Boulogne-sur-Mer, Boulonnais (land area), Communauté de communes de Samer et environs
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Coordinates: 50°36′11″N 1°41′34″E / 50.6031°N 1.6928°E / 50.6031; 1.6928Coordinates: 50°36′11″N 1°41′34″E / 50.6031°N 1.6928°E / 50.6031; 1.6928

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Canton Samer
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Samer et environs
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Guy Lambert
 • Land1 5.53 km2 (2.14 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 279
 • Population2 density 50/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62402 / 62830
Elevation 68–178 m (223–584 ft)
(avg. 150 m or 490 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.

Halinghen is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.


A small farming village situated some 10 miles (16 km) southeast of Boulogne, at the junction of the D125 and the D239 roads.


Historical population of Halinghen
Year 196219681975198219901999
Population 172248252249283279
From the year 1962 on: population without double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest

  • The church of St.Sylvestre, dating from the nineteenth century.

See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Halinghen on the Quid website (French)
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