Fossieux

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Fossieux
Commune
The church in Fossieux
The church in Fossieux
Coat of arms of Fossieux
Coat of arms
Fossieux is located in France
Fossieux
Fossieux
Location within Grand Est region
Fossieux is located in Grand Est
Fossieux
Fossieux
Coordinates: 48°51′08″N 6°19′36″E / 48.8522°N 6.3267°E / 48.8522; 6.3267Coordinates: 48°51′08″N 6°19′36″E / 48.8522°N 6.3267°E / 48.8522; 6.3267
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Sarrebourg-Château-Salins
Canton Le Saulnois
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Saulnois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Tharon
Area1 5.06 km2 (1.95 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 149
 • Density 29/km2 (76/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57228 /57590
Elevation 189–258 m (620–846 ft)
(avg. 400 m or 1,300 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.

Fossieux (German: Fossingen) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

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