Konz

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Konz
Mosel 2.jpg
Coat of arms of Konz
Coat of arms
Konz  is located in Germany
Konz
Konz
Coordinates: 49°42′N 6°35′E / 49.700°N 6.583°E / 49.700; 6.583Coordinates: 49°42′N 6°35′E / 49.700°N 6.583°E / 49.700; 6.583
Country Germany
State
  1. default: Rhineland-Palatinate
District Trier-Saarburg
Municipal assoc. Konz
Government
 • Mayor Karl-Heinz Frieden
Area
 • Total 44.54 km2 (17.20 sq mi)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 17,550
 • Density 390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 54329
Dialling codes 06501
Vehicle registration TR

Konz (Latin: Contionacum) is a town in the Trier-Saarburg district, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is situated at the confluence of the rivers Saar and Moselle, approx. 8 km southwest of Trier.

Konz is the seat of the Verbandsgemeinde ("collective municipality") Konz. The following villages are part of the municipality Konz:

  • Canet
  • Filzen
  • Hamm
  • Karthaus
  • Könen
  • Krettnach
  • Kommlingen
  • Niedermennig
  • Oberemmel
  • Obermennig
  • Roscheid

History[edit]

From 18 July 1946 until 6 June 1947 Konz, in its then municipal boundary, formed part of the Saar Protectorate.

Population[edit]

Locality December 2007 December 2008
Konz 12,193 12,238
Filzen 370 356
Hamm 106 111
Kommlingen 393 395
Könen 2304 2275
Krettnach 494 494
Niedermennig 858 870
Oberemmel 1627 1637
Obermennig 277 281

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