Lenningen, Luxembourg

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Lenningen
Lenneng
Commune
Lenningen basilica
Lenningen basilica
Coat of arms of Lenningen
Coat of arms
Map of Luxembourg with Lenningen highlighted in orange, the district in dark grey, and the canton in dark red
Map of Luxembourg with Lenningen highlighted in orange, the district in dark grey, and the canton in dark red
Country  Luxembourg
District Grevenmacher
Canton Remich
Government
 • Mayor Guy Barten
Area
 • Total 20.35 km2 (7.86 sq mi)
Area rank 55th of 116
Highest elevation 321 m (1,053 ft)
 • Rank 106th of 116
Lowest elevation 166 m (545 ft)
 • Rank 14th of 116
Population (2011)
 • Total 1,617
 • Rank 73rd of 116
 • Density 79/km2 (210/sq mi)
 • Density rank 67th of 116
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
LAU 2 LU00008004
Website lenningen.lu

Lenningen (Luxembourgish: Lenneng) is a commune and small town in southeastern Luxembourg. The commune has a population of about 1,400. It is located about 20 km east of the capital city, Luxembourg City. The commune's administrative centre is Canach.

As of 2005, the town of Lenningen, which lies in the east of the commune, has a population of 305. Other towns within the commune include Canach.

Coordinates: 49°36′N 6°22′E / 49.600°N 6.367°E / 49.600; 6.367