|• Mayor||Marcel Thommes (CSV)|
|• Total||113.36 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|
|• Rank||36th of 102|
|• Density||38/km2 (99/sq mi)|
|• Density rank||101st of 102|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
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.
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.
As of 2018 [update] , the village of Wincrange, which lies in the centre of the commune, has a population of 232.
The commune consists of the following villages:
a - partly shared with the former commune of Boevange
b - partly shared with the former commune of Asselborn
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