Capellen (canton)

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Capellen
Kapellen
Canton
Kanton CapellenLocatie.png
Coordinates: 49°38′N 6°00′E / 49.633°N 6.000°E / 49.633; 6.000Coordinates: 49°38′N 6°00′E / 49.633°N 6.000°E / 49.633; 6.000
Country Luxembourg
District Luxembourg
Legislative constituency Sud
LAU 1 LU00009
Capital Capellen
Communes
(cities in bold)
Dippach, Garnich, Hobscheid, Käerjeng, Kehlen, Koerich, Kopstal, Mamer, Septfontaines, Steinfort
Area
 • Total 199.21 km2 (76.92 sq mi)
Area rank 9th of 12
Highest elevation(11th of 12) 398 m (1,306 ft)
Lowest elevation(12th of 12) 242 m (794 ft)
Population (2005)
 • Total 38,195
 • Rank 3rd of 12
 • Density 190/km2 (500/sq mi)
 • Density rank 3rd of 12

Capellen is a canton in the south-west of Luxembourg, in the Luxembourg District. The capital is Capellen (commune of Mamer).

The canton consists of the following 10 communes: