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Coat of arms of Fossieux
Coat of arms
Fossieux is located in France
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
 • 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 is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

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