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Map of Luxembourg with Mersch highlighted in orange, the district in dark grey, and the canton in dark red
|• Mayor||Albert Henkel|
|• Total||49.74 km2 (19.20 sq mi)|
|Area rank||5th of 116|
|Highest elevation||428 m (1,404 ft)|
|• Rank||36th of 116|
|Lowest elevation||208 m (682 ft)|
|• Rank||31st of 116|
|• Rank||12th of 116|
|• Density||150/km2 (390/sq mi)|
|• Density rank||44th of 116|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
As of 2001[update], the town of Mersch, which lies in the centre of the commune, has a population of 3,345. Other towns within the commune include Beringen, Berschbach, Moesdorf, Pettingen, Reckange, Rollingen, and Schoenfels.
Mersch Castle is one of the castles belonging to the Valley of the Seven Castles. Located in the centre of the town, its history goes back to the 13th century. Today the castle houses the administrative offices of the local commune.
Mersch is connected to the centre and north of the country on Line 10 trains serving Mersch railway station.
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