Contern

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Contern
Konter
Commune
St. Walpurga's church
St. Walpurga's church
Coat of arms of Contern
Coat of arms
Map of Luxembourg with Contern highlighted in orange, the district in dark grey, and the canton in dark red
Map of Luxembourg with Contern highlighted in orange, the district in dark grey, and the canton in dark red
Country  Luxembourg
District Luxembourg
Canton Luxembourg
Government
 • Mayor Jean-Pierre Schmitz
Area
 • Total 20.55 km2 (7.93 sq mi)
Area rank 52nd of 116
Highest elevation 356 m (1,168 ft)
 • Rank 93rd of 116
Lowest elevation 237 m (778 ft)
 • Rank 50th of 116
Population (2011)
 • Total 3,343
 • Rank 37th of 116
 • Density 160/km2 (420/sq mi)
 • Density rank 39th of 116
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
LAU 2 LU00011003
Website contern.lu

Contern (Luxembourgish: Konter) is a commune and town in southern Luxembourg. It is located east of Luxembourg City.

As of 2007, the town of Contern, which lies in the south-west of the commune, has a population of 1,083. Other towns within the commune include Medingen, Muhlbach, Moutfort, and Oetrange.

Coordinates: 49°35′6″N 6°13′37″E / 49.58500°N 6.22694°E / 49.58500; 6.22694