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Coat of arms of Folkling
Coat of arms
Folkling is located in France
Coordinates: 49°08′52″N 6°53′43″E / 49.1478°N 6.8953°E / 49.1478; 6.8953Coordinates: 49°08′52″N 6°53′43″E / 49.1478°N 6.8953°E / 49.1478; 6.8953
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Forbach-Boulay-Moselle
Canton Stiring-Wendel
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération de Forbach Porte de France
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Marchetto
Area1 11.87 km2 (4.58 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,386
 • Density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57222 /57600
Elevation 233–373 m (764–1,224 ft)
(avg. 280 m or 920 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.

Folkling (German: Folklingen; Lorraine Franconian: Folklinge) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

Localities of the commune: Gaubiving, Remsing.

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