Hobscheid

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Hobscheid
Habscht
Commune
Hobscheid.jpg
Coat of arms of Hobscheid
Coat of arms
Map of Luxembourg with Hobscheid highlighted in orange, the district in dark grey, and the canton in dark red
Map of Luxembourg with Hobscheid highlighted in orange, the district in dark grey, and the canton in dark red
Country  Luxembourg
District Luxembourg
Canton Capellen
Government
 • Mayor Serge Hoffmann
Area
 • Total 17.55 km2 (6.78 sq mi)
Area rank 68th of 116
Highest elevation 389 m (1,276 ft)
 • Rank 70th of 116
Lowest elevation 242 m (794 ft)
 • Rank 56th of 116
Population (2011)
 • Total 2,982
 • Rank 43rd of 116
 • Density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
 • Density rank 38th of 116
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
LAU 2 LU00009005
Website hobscheid.lu

Hobscheid (Luxembourgish: Habscht) is a commune and town in western Luxembourg. It is part of the canton of Capellen, which is part of the district of Luxembourg. The commune's administrative centre is Eischen.

As of 2005, the town of Hobscheid, which lies in the east of the commune, has a population of 1,031. Other towns within the commune include Eischen.

Coordinates: 49°41′N 5°55′E / 49.683°N 5.917°E / 49.683; 5.917