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Coat of arms of Farschviller
Coat of arms
Farschviller is located in France
Coordinates: 49°05′38″N 6°53′42″E / 49.0939°N 6.895°E / 49.0939; 6.895Coordinates: 49°05′38″N 6°53′42″E / 49.0939°N 6.895°E / 49.0939; 6.895
Country France
Region Lorraine
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Forbach
Canton Behren-lès-Forbach
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération de Forbach Porte de France
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christophe Muller
Area1 11.25 km2 (4.34 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,494
 • Density 130/km2 (340/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 57208 / 57450
Elevation 232–291 m (761–955 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.

Farschviller (German: Farschweiler) is a commune in the Moselle department in Lorraine in north-eastern France.

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