Districts of Luxembourg facts for kids
The three districts of Luxembourg (French: districts, German: Distrikte, Luxembourgish: Distrikter) are the top-level administrative divisions of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. The districts are divided into cantons:
|1||Diekirch||Diekirch||1,157.24||83,661||72.3||Clervaux, Diekirch, Redange, Vianden, Wiltz|
|2||Grevenmacher||Grevenmacher||524.8||64,978||123.8||Echternach, Grevenmacher, Remich|
|3||Luxembourg||Luxembourg||904.34||401,041||443.5||Capellen, Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg, Mersch|
In 2015, the districts were abolished.
The districts (and cantons) were created on 24 February 1843. In 1857, the Mersch district was created from the cantons of Mersch and Redange. However, this fourth district was abolished in 1867.
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