Attert

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
For the river, see Attert (river).
Attert
Municipality of Belgium
Neighbourhood of St. Stephen's Church
Neighbourhood of St. Stephen's Church
Flag of Attert
Flag
Coat of arms of Attert
Coat of arms
Attert is located in Belgium
Attert
Attert
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 49°45′N 5°47′E / 49.750°N 5.783°E / 49.750; 5.783Coordinates: 49°45′N 5°47′E / 49.750°N 5.783°E / 49.750; 5.783
Country Belgium
Community French Community
Region Wallonia
Province Luxembourg
Arrondissement Arlon
Government
 • Mayor Joseph Arens
Area
 • Total 70.94 km2 (27.39 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2012)[1]
 • Total 5,166
 • Density 73/km2 (190/sq mi)
Postal codes 6717
Area codes 063
Website www.attert.be (French)

Attert (Atert in Luxembourgish, Ater in Walloon) is a Walloon municipality of Belgium located in the province of Luxembourg.

On 1 January 2007 the municipality, which covers 70.94 km², had 4,802 inhabitants, giving a population density of 67.7 inhabitants per km².

The municipality falls within the Luxembourgish-speaking Arelerland and several street name signs are bilingual.

Sister cities[edit]

Attert is twinned with:[2]

Old postcards and photo gallery[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]