Garnich

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Garnich
Garnech
Commune
Garnich church
Garnich church
Coat of arms of Garnich
Coat of arms
Map of Luxembourg with Garnich highlighted in orange, the district in dark grey, and the canton in dark red
Map of Luxembourg with Garnich highlighted in orange, the district in dark grey, and the canton in dark red
Country  Luxembourg
District Luxembourg
Canton Capellen
Government
 • Mayor Georges Fohl
Area
 • Total 20.95 km2 (8.09 sq mi)
Area rank 51st of 105
Highest elevation 398 m (1,306 ft)
 • Rank 52nd of 105
Lowest elevation 306 m (1,004 ft)
 • Rank 99th of 105
Population (2014)
 • Total 1,943
 • Rank 68th of 105
 • Density 93/km2 (240/sq mi)
 • Density rank 63rd of 105
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
LAU 2 LU00009004
Website garnich.lu

Garnich (Luxembourgish: Garnech) is a commune and small town in southwestern Luxembourg. It is part of the canton of Capellen, which is part of the district of Luxembourg.

As of 2014, the town of Garnich, which lies in the east of the commune, has a population of 1202. Other towns within the commune include Dahlem (population 2014: 400), Hivange (population 2014: 118), and Kahler (population 2014: 277) for a total population of 1997 in 2014 in the commune. Amongst these, 1454 are of Luxembourish nationality (72,81%) and 543 (27,19%) are of other nationality.[1]

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Coordinates: 49°37′N 5°57′E / 49.617°N 5.950°E / 49.617; 5.950

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