Leudelange

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Leudelange
Leideleng
Commune
The church
The church
Coat of arms of Leudelange
Coat of arms
Map of Luxembourg with Leudelange highlighted in orange, the district in dark grey, and the canton in dark red
Map of Luxembourg with Leudelange highlighted in orange, the district in dark grey, and the canton in dark red
Country  Luxembourg
District Luxembourg
Canton Esch-sur-Alzette
Government
 • Mayor Rob Roemen
Area
 • Total 13.57 km2 (5.24 sq mi)
Area rank 92nd of 116
Highest elevation 359 m (1,178 ft)
 • Rank 89th of 116
Lowest elevation 276 m (906 ft)
 • Rank 85th of 116
Population (2011)
 • Total 2,097
 • Rank 53rd of 116
 • Density 150/km2 (400/sq mi)
 • Density rank 41st of 116
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
LAU 2 LU00010007
Website leudelange.lu

Leudelange (Luxembourgish: Leideleng, German: Leudelingen) is a commune and town in south-western Luxembourg. It is situated in the canton of Esch-sur-Alzette, district of Luxembourg.

As of 2007, the town of Leudelange, which lies in the centre of the commune, had a population of 2,100.

Leudelange was formed on 1 July 1856, when it was detached from the commune of Reckange-sur-Mess. The law forming Leudelange was passed on the 3 March 1856.[1]

Notable residents[edit]

Gilles Müller, professional tennis player

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ (French)/(German) "Mémorial A, 1856, No. 7" (PDF). Service central de législation. Retrieved 2006-08-15. 

Coordinates: 49°34′N 6°04′E / 49.567°N 6.067°E / 49.567; 6.067