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 Guy Lorent
Area
 • Total 20.55 km2 (7.93 sq mi)
Area rank 53rd of 105
Highest elevation 356 m (1,168 ft)
 • Rank 84th of 105
Lowest elevation 237 m (778 ft)
 • Rank 47th of 105
Population (2014)
 • Total 3,517
 • Rank 41st of 105
 • Density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
 • Density rank 42nd of 105
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