Remich (canton)

Summary

Remich is a canton in the east of Luxembourg. Its capital is Remich.

Remich
Réimech
Coat of arms of Remich
Canton Remich in Luxembourg.svg
Coordinates: 49°30′N 6°18′E / 49.500°N 6.300°E / 49.500; 6.300Coordinates: 49°30′N 6°18′E / 49.500°N 6.300°E / 49.500; 6.300
CountryLuxembourg
Legislative constituencyEst
LAU 1LU00012
CapitalRemich
Communes
(cities in bold)
Bous
Dalheim
Lenningen
Mondorf-les-Bains
Remich
Schengen
Stadtbredimus
Waldbredimus
Area
 • Total127.9 km2 (49.4 sq mi)
 • Rank11th of 12
Highest elevation368 m (1,207 ft)
Lowest elevation140 m (460 ft)
Population
 (2021)
 • Total23,529
 • Rank7th of 12
 • Density180/km2 (480/sq mi)
  • Rank4th of 12

Administrative divisionsEdit

Remich Canton consists of the following eight communes:

MergersEdit

  • On 1 January 2012 the former communes of Burmerange and Wellenstein (both from Remich Canton) were absorbed into the commune of Schengen. The law expanding Schengen was passed on 30 May 2011.[1] [2]

PopulationEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Mémorial A, 2011, No. 110" (PDF) (in French). Service central de législation. Retrieved 2012-01-02.
  2. ^ "Fusion des communes de Burmerange, Schengen et Wellenstein". Legilux. Government of Luxembourg. Retrieved 13 June 2015.
  3. ^ "Population par canton et commune". statistiques.public.lu. Retrieved 11 January 2022.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)