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For the river, see Attert (river).
Neighbourhood of St. Stephen's Church
Neighbourhood of St. Stephen's Church
Flag of Attert
Coat of arms of Attert
Coat of arms
Attert is located in Belgium
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 49°45′N 5°47′E / 49.750°N 5.783°E / 49.750; 5.783Coordinates: 49°45′N 5°47′E / 49.750°N 5.783°E / 49.750; 5.783
Country Belgium
Community French Community
Region Wallonia
Province Luxembourg
Arrondissement Arlon
 • Mayor Joseph Arens
 • Total 70.94 km2 (27.39 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total 5,411
 • Density 76/km2 (200/sq mi)
Postal codes 6717
Area codes 063
Website (French)

Attert (Atert in Luxembourgish, Ater in Walloon) is a Walloon municipality of Belgium located in the province of Luxembourg. On 1 January 2007 the municipality, which covers 70.94 km², had 4,802 inhabitants, giving a population density of 67.7 inhabitants per km².

The municipality consists of the following sub-municipalities: Attert proper, Nobressart, Nothomb, Thiaumont, and Tontelange. Other population centers include:

  • Almeroth
  • Grendel
  • Heinstert
  • Lischert
  • Lottert
  • Louchert
  • Luxeroth
  • Metzert
  • Parette
  • Post
  • Rodenhoff
  • Schadeck
  • Schockville

The municipality falls within the Luxembourgish-speaking Arelerland and several street name signs are bilingual.

Sister cities[edit]

Attert is twinned with:[2]

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External links[edit]

  • Media related to Attert at Wikimedia Commons