Fameck

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Fameck
Fameck - Town hall - 3.jpg
Coat of arms of Fameck
Coat of arms
Fameck is located in France
Fameck
Fameck
Coordinates: 49°18′N 6°07′E / 49.3°N 6.11°E / 49.3; 6.11Coordinates: 49°18′N 6°07′E / 49.3°N 6.11°E / 49.3; 6.11
Country France
Region Lorraine
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Thionville-Ouest
Canton Fameck (chef-lieu)
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération du Val de Fensch
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Liebgott
Area1 12.45 km2 (4.81 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 12,441
 • Density 1,000/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 57206 / 57290
Elevation 167–363 m (548–1,191 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Fameck is a commune in the Moselle department in Lorraine in north-eastern France.

Localities of the commune: Budange (aka Budange sous Justemont), Edange, Morlange, Rémelange.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1954 4,543 —    
1968 14,034 +208.9%
1975 17,755 +26.5%
1982 14,942 −15.8%
1990 13,922 −6.8%
1999 12,635 −9.2%
2006 12,441 −1.5%
2010 12,637 +1.6%
Saint-Martin church

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