Grand Duke's castle
Map of Luxembourg with Colmar-Berg highlighted in orange, the district in dark grey, and the canton in dark red
|• Mayor||Fernand Diederich|
|• Total||12.31 km2 (4.75 sq mi)|
|Area rank||97th of 116|
|Highest elevation||372 m (1,220 ft)|
|• Rank||85th of 116|
|Lowest elevation||201 m (659 ft)|
|• Rank||29th of 116|
|• Rank||62nd of 116|
|• Density||150/km2 (400/sq mi)|
|• Density rank||42nd of 116|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
As of 2005[update], the town of Colmar-Berg, which lies in the east of the commune, has a population of 1,711. Colmar-Berg is the site of the Grand Duke of Luxembourg's principal residence, Berg Castle. It is also the site of a Goodyear tyre factory.
The commune was known as simply 'Berg' until 25 March 1991.
The "Centre de Formation pour Conducteurs" (French for "Drivers' Training Centre") is also in Colmar-Berg. Every person has to make an "Obligatory Course" after they got their driving license in order for it to become a definitive license. This has to be done in the timespan after three months and before two years after the person passed their practical driving test. For more information see www.cfc.lu.
- (French) "Mémorial A, 1991, No. 25" (PDF). Service central de législation. Retrieved 2006-07-18.
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