Grosbliederstroff

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Grosbliederstroff
Grosbliederstroff Kirche.jpg
Coat of arms of Grosbliederstroff
Coat of arms
Grosbliederstroff is located in France
Grosbliederstroff
Grosbliederstroff
Coordinates: 49°10′N 7°02′E / 49.16°N 7.03°E / 49.16; 7.03Coordinates: 49°10′N 7°02′E / 49.16°N 7.03°E / 49.16; 7.03
Country France
Region Lorraine
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Sarreguemines
Intercommunality Sarreguemines
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Joël Niederlaender
Area
 • Land1 13.07 km2 (5.05 sq mi)
Population (2005 estimate)
 • Population2 3,400
 • Population2 density 260/km2 (670/sq mi)
Time zone CET (GMT +1)
INSEE/Postal code 57260
Elevation 105–357 m (344–1,171 ft)
(avg. 189 m or 620 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.

Grosbliederstroff (German: Großblittersdorf) is a commune in the Moselle department in Lorraine in north-eastern France.

It borders the German towns of Saarbrücken (180,000 inhabitants) and Kleinblittersdorf.

Grosbliederstroff is connected to Kleinblittersdorf by a bridge and from there to Saarbrücken by tramway, and to French highways A320 and A4.

History[edit]

777: Foundation

Geography[edit]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Grosbliederstroff
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 3
(37)
4
(39)
9
(48)
13
(55)
18
(64)
21
(70)
23
(73)
23
(73)
19
(66)
14
(57)
7
(45)
4
(39)
13.2
(55.5)
Average low °C (°F) −1
(30)
−1
(30)
−2
(28)
4
(39)
8
(46)
11
(52)
13
(55)
13
(55)
10
(50)
7
(45)
2
(36)
0
(32)
5.3
(41.5)
Precipitation mm (inches) 54
(2.13)
42
(1.65)
38
(1.5)
38
(1.5)
46
(1.81)
49
(1.93)
50
(1.97)
40
(1.57)
39
(1.54)
52
(2.05)
59
(2.32)
61
(2.4)
568
(22.37)
Source: worldweather.org

Former names[edit]

  • 777 : Blithario Villa
  • 1220 : Bliederstroff
  • 1223 : Bliderstorff
  • 1594 : Grossblietersdorff
  • 1756 : Blidertorf-le-Grand
  • 1779 : Blidestroff-le-Gros

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