Wincrange

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Wincrange
Wëntger  (Luxembourgish)
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Coordinates: 50°03′00″N5°55′00″E / 50.05°N 5.9167°E / 50.05; 5.9167 Coordinates: 50°03′00″N5°55′00″E / 50.05°N 5.9167°E / 50.05; 5.9167
Country Flag of Luxembourg.svg  Luxembourg
Canton Clervaux
Government
[1]
  MayorMarcel Thommes (CSV)
Area
  Total113.36 km2 (43.77 sq mi)
Area rank 1st of 102
Highest elevation
528 m (1,732 ft)
  Rank 11th of 102
Lowest elevation
350 m (1,150 ft)
  Rank 100th of 102
Population
 (2018)
  Total4,336
  Rank 36th of 102
  Density38/km2 (99/sq mi)
  Density rank 101st of 102
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
LAU 2 LU0000502
Website wincrange.lu

Wincrange (Luxembourgish : Wëntger, German : Wintger) is a commune and village in northern Luxembourg, in the canton of Clervaux. The commune is the largest in Luxembourg by geographic area.

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Wincrange was formed on 1 January 1978 from the former communes of Asselborn, Boevange, Hachiville, and Oberwampach, all in Clervaux canton. The law creating Wincrange was passed on 31 October 1977. [2]

As of 2018, the village of Wincrange, which lies in the centre of the commune, has a population of 232.

Populated places

The commune consists of the following villages:

Notes:
a - partly shared with the former commune of Boevange
b - partly shared with the former commune of Asselborn

Population

[3]

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References

  1. "WINCRANGE - Syvicol". www.syvicol.lu. Retrieved 3 April 2019.
  2. "Mémorial A, 1977, No. 70" (PDF) (in French). Service central de législation. Retrieved 2006-08-11.
  3. "Population par canton et commune". statistiques.public.lu. Retrieved 11 January 2022.