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Leubringhen

Leubringhen
Leubringhen
Leubringhen

Coordinates: 50°51′30″N 1°43′20″E / 50.8583°N 1.7222°E / 50.8583; 1.7222Coordinates: 50°51′30″N 1°43′20″E / 50.8583°N 1.7222°E / 50.8583; 1.7222

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Canton Marquise
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de la Terre des Deux Caps
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Mickaël Claptien
Area
 • Land1 7.98 km2 (3.08 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 313
 • Population2 density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62503 / 62250
Elevation 48–163 m (157–535 ft)
(avg. 96 m or 315 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.

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

Geography

A small farming village situated some 11 miles (18 km) northeast of Boulogne, at the junction of the D249 and D244e1 roads. The A16 autoroute cuts through the middle of the commune’s territory.

Population

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
184 201 196 192 207 257 313
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest

  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The ruins of a 12th-century castle at the hamlet of Blacourt.
  • The Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery.

See also

References

  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Website about the commune (French)
  • Leubringhen on the Quid website (French)
  • The Canadian cemetery
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