Luxembourg (canton)

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Luxemburg
Luxembourg
Lëtzebuerg
Canton
Kanton LuxemburgLocatie.png
Coordinates: 49°36′N 6°6′E / 49.600°N 6.100°E / 49.600; 6.100Coordinates: 49°36′N 6°6′E / 49.600°N 6.100°E / 49.600; 6.100
Country Luxembourg
District Luxembourg
Legislative constituency Centre
LAU 1 LU00011
Capital Luxembourg
Communes
(cities in bold)
Bertrange, Contern, Hesperange, Luxembourg, Niederanven, Sandweiler, Schuttrange, Steinsel, Strassen, Walferdange, Weiler-la-Tour
Area
 • Total 238.46 km2 (92.07 sq mi)
Area rank 5th of 12
Highest elevation(8th of 12) 429 m (1,407 ft)
Lowest elevation(8th of 12) 228 m (748 ft)
Population (2005)
 • Total 126,940
 • Rank 2nd of 12
 • Density 530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
 • Density rank 2nd of 12

Luxembourg, sometimes Luxemburg, is a canton in the south of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, in the Luxembourg District. The capital is Luxembourg City.

The canton consists of the following 11 communes: