Villerupt

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Villerupt
Ancienne salle fetes Villerupt.JPG
Villerupt is located in France
Villerupt
Villerupt
Coordinates: 49°28′11″N 5°55′43″E / 49.4697°N 5.9286°E / 49.4697; 5.9286Coordinates: 49°28′11″N 5°55′43″E / 49.4697°N 5.9286°E / 49.4697; 5.9286
Country France
Region Lorraine
Department Meurthe-et-Moselle
Arrondissement Briey
Canton Villerupt
Chef-lieu
Intercommunality Pays Haut Val d'Alzette
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2013) Alain Casoni
Area
 • Land1 6.56 km2 (2.53 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Urban 14 493
 • Population2 9,686
 • Population2 density 1,500/km2 (3,800/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 54580 / 54190
Elevation 309–442 m (1,014–1,450 ft)
(avg. 380 m or 1,250 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.

Villerupt (Luxembourgish: Weller) is a commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in north-eastern France.

Aubrives Castle

notable people from Villerupt[edit]

Aurélie Filippetti

See also[edit]