Mersch (canton)

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Mersch
Miersch
Canton
Kanton MerschLocatie.png
Coordinates: 49°42′N 6°6′E / 49.700°N 6.100°E / 49.700; 6.100Coordinates: 49°42′N 6°6′E / 49.700°N 6.100°E / 49.700; 6.100
Country Luxembourg
District Luxembourg
Legislative constituency Centre
LAU 1 LU00012
Capital Mersch
Communes
(cities in bold)
Bissen, Boevange-sur-Attert, Colmar-Berg, Fischbach, Heffingen, Larochette, Lintgen, Lorentzweiler, Mersch, Nommern, Tuntange
Area
 • Total 223.90 km2 (86.45 sq mi)
Area rank 6th of 12
Highest elevation(6th of 12) 436 m (1,430 ft)
Lowest elevation(6th of 12) 201 m (659 ft)
Population (2005)
 • Total 24,226
 • Rank 5th of 12
 • Density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
 • Density rank 6th of 12

Mersch is a canton in the centre of Luxembourg, in Luxembourg District. The capital is Mersch.

The canton consists of the following 11 communes: