Remich (canton) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsRemich
|- elevation||368 m (1,207 ft)|
|- elevation||140 m (459 ft)|
|Area||127.9 km² (49 sq mi)|
|Density||172 /km² (445 /sq mi)|
|Canton since||24 February 1843|
|- summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
With an area of 127.9 km2 (49.4 sq mi), and a population (2017) of 21,987, the Remich canton has a population density of 171.9 inhabitants/km².
The canton has the Grevenmacher canton to the northeast, the Esch-sur-Alzette canton to the west and the Luxembourg canton to the northwest. The canton of Remich borders, to the east, with two districts of Germanyː Trier-Saarburg and Merzig-Wadern, and to the south with the Moselle department in France.
|Luxembourg (canton)||Grevenmacher (canton)|
|Esch-sur-Alzette (canton)||Trier-Saarburg (Germany)|
|Moselle department (France)||Merzig-Wadern (Germany)|
In the Schengen commune is the point where where three countries meetː Luxembourg, France and Germany.
The Remich canton has 8 communes (2016 population).
- Bous (1,553)
- Dalheim (2,148)
- Lenningen (1,886)
- Mondorf-les-Bains (4,999)
- Remich (3,632)
- Schengen (4,805)
- Stadtbredimus (1,866)
- Waldbredimus (1,098)
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