Faulquemont

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Faulquemont
Commune
The church in Faulquemont
The church in Faulquemont
Coat of arms of Faulquemont
Coat of arms
Faulquemont is located in France
Faulquemont
Faulquemont
Location within Grand Est region
Faulquemont is located in Grand Est
Faulquemont
Faulquemont
Coordinates: 49°02′38″N 6°36′01″E / 49.0439°N 6.6003°E / 49.0439; 6.6003Coordinates: 49°02′38″N 6°36′01″E / 49.0439°N 6.6003°E / 49.0439; 6.6003
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Forbach-Boulay-Moselle
Canton Faulquemont
Area1 18.79 km2 (7.25 sq mi)
Population (2010)2 5,549
 • Density 300/km2 (760/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57209 /57380
Elevation 241–401 m (791–1,316 ft)
(avg. 334 m or 1,096 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.

Faulquemont (Lorraine Franconian: Folkenburch; German: Falkenberg) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

Localities of the commune: Bonhouse (German: Bohnhaus), Chémery (a.k.a. Chémery-lès-Faulquemont, incorporated in 1973, German: Schemmerich).

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962 5,115—    
1968 5,451+6.6%
1975 5,533+1.5%
1982 5,873+6.1%
1990 5,432−7.5%
1999 5,478+0.8%
2006 5,497+0.3%
2010 5,549+0.9%

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