Freyming-Merlebach

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Freyming-Merlebach
Église Saint-Maurice
Église Saint-Maurice
Coat of arms of Freyming-Merlebach
Coat of arms
Freyming-Merlebach is located in France
Freyming-Merlebach
Freyming-Merlebach
Coordinates: 49°08′33″N 6°47′59″E / 49.1425°N 6.7997°E / 49.1425; 6.7997Coordinates: 49°08′33″N 6°47′59″E / 49.1425°N 6.7997°E / 49.1425; 6.7997
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Forbach-Boulay-Moselle
Canton Freyming-Merlebach (chef-lieu)
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Freyming-Merlebach
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Lang
Area1 9.06 km2 (3.50 sq mi)
Population (2007)2 14,691
 • Density 1,600/km2 (4,200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57240 /57800
Elevation 200–346 m (656–1,135 ft)
(avg. 247 m or 810 ft)
Website www.freyming-merlebach.fr

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.

Freyming-Merlebach (German: Freimingen-Merlenbach) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

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