Heinerscheid

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Heinerscheid
Hengescht
Commune
Coat of arms of Heinerscheid
Coat of arms
Map of Luxembourg with Heinerscheid highlighted in orange, the district in dark grey, and the canton in dark red
Map of Luxembourg with Heinerscheid highlighted in orange, the district in dark grey, and the canton in dark red
Country  Luxembourg
District Diekirch
Canton Clervaux
Government
 • Mayor Raymond Thielen
Area
 • Total 33.99 km2 (13.12 sq mi)
Area rank 13th of 116
Highest elevation 542 m (1,778 ft)
 • Rank 5th of 116
Lowest elevation 276 m (906 ft)
 • Rank 85th of 116
Population (2011)
 • Total 1,133
 • Rank 91st of 116
 • Density 33/km2 (86/sq mi)
 • Density rank 109th of 116
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
LAU 2 LU00001003
Website heinerscheid.lu

Heinerscheid (Luxembourgish: Hengescht) is a commune and small town in northern Luxembourg, in the canton of Clervaux.

As of 2005, the town of Heinerscheid, which lies in the centre of the commune, has a population of 403. Other towns within the commune include Fischbach, Hupperdange, Grindhausen, Kaesfurt, Kalborn and Lieler.

Coordinates: 50°06′N 6°05′E / 50.100°N 6.083°E / 50.100; 6.083