Porcelette

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Porcelette
Façade of Sainte-Croix church
Façade of Sainte-Croix church
Coat of arms of Porcelette
Coat of arms
Porcelette is located in France
Porcelette
Porcelette
Coordinates: 49°09′26″N 6°39′23″E / 49.1572°N 6.6564°E / 49.1572; 6.6564Coordinates: 49°09′26″N 6°39′23″E / 49.1572°N 6.6564°E / 49.1572; 6.6564
Country France
Region Lorraine
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Forbach
Canton Saint-Avold-1
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Pays naborien
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Eddie Muller
Area1 13.44 km2 (5.19 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 2,458
 • Density 180/km2 (470/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 57550 / 57890
Elevation 213–342 m (699–1,122 ft)
(avg. 250 m or 820 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Porcelette is a commune in the Moselle department in Lorraine in north-eastern France.

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