Lintgen

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Lintgen
Lëntgen
Commune
The church
The church
Coat of arms of Lintgen
Coat of arms
Map of Luxembourg with Lintgen highlighted in orange, the district in dark grey, and the canton in dark red
Map of Luxembourg with Lintgen highlighted in orange, the district in dark grey, and the canton in dark red
Country  Luxembourg
District Luxembourg
Canton Mersch
Government
 • Mayor Henri Wurth
Area
 • Total 15.25 km2 (5.89 sq mi)
Area rank 80th of 116
Highest elevation 414 m (1,358 ft)
 • Rank 47th of 116
Lowest elevation 216 m (709 ft)
 • Rank 36th of 116
Population (2011)
 • Total 2,473
 • Rank 47th of 116
 • Density 160/km2 (420/sq mi)
 • Density rank 40th of 116
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
LAU 2 LU00012007
Website lintgen.lu

Lintgen (Luxembourgish: Lëntgen) is a commune and small town in central Luxembourg, in the canton of Mersch. It is situated on the river Alzette.

As of 2005, the town of Lintgen, which lies in the west of the commune, has a population of 1,686. Other towns within the commune include Gosseldange.

Coordinates: 49°43′N 6°08′E / 49.717°N 6.133°E / 49.717; 6.133