Arracourt

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Arracourt
The town hall in Arracourt
The town hall in Arracourt
Coat of arms of Arracourt
Coat of arms
Location of Arracourt
Arracourt is located in France
Arracourt
Arracourt
Arracourt is located in Grand Est
Arracourt
Arracourt
Coordinates: 48°43′28″N 6°32′02″E / 48.7244°N 6.5339°E / 48.7244; 6.5339Coordinates: 48°43′28″N 6°32′02″E / 48.7244°N 6.5339°E / 48.7244; 6.5339
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMeurthe-et-Moselle
ArrondissementLunéville
CantonBaccarat
IntercommunalityCC Pays Sânon
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Ginette Marchand
Area
1
17.41 km2 (6.72 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
248
 • Density14/km2 (37/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
54023 /54370
Elevation215–335 m (705–1,099 ft)
(avg. 228 m or 748 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Arracourt is a commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in northeastern France.

History[edit]

The battle of Arracourt was a World War II clash of U.S. and German armored forces near Arracourt during September 18–29, 1944.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
18361,000—    
1962362−63.8%
1968321−11.3%
1975259−19.3%
1982215−17.0%
1990259+20.5%
1999234−9.7%
2009246+5.1%
2015249+1.2%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.