Gasperich

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Gasperich
Gaasperech  (Luxembourgish)
Map of Luxembourg City, with Gasperich highlighted
Gasperich is one of 24 quarters in Luxembourg City
Coordinates: Coordinates: 49°35′28″N 6°07′23″E / 49.591°N 6.123°E / 49.591; 6.123
CountryLuxembourg
CommuneLuxembourg City
Area
 • Total4.4514 km2 (1.7187 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2019)[2]
 • Total7,607
 • Density1,700/km2 (4,400/sq mi)
Nationality
 • Luxembourgish31.30%
 • Other68.70%
WebsiteGasperich

Gasperich (Luxembourgish: Gaasperech) is a quarter in southern Luxembourg City, in southern Luxembourg.

As of 31 December 2019, the quarter has a population of 7,607 inhabitants.[2]

In 2017, major building works began on a new development providing for dozens of large office buildings, hundreds of residences and a new shopping centre and Auchan hypermarket.[3]

Transportation[edit]

Gasperich is served by several city, regional and international bus lines. Just over the municipal boundary lies Howald railway station, which was reopened in December 2017 and offers direct services to Luxembourg City, Esch-sur-Alzette, Bettembourg, Wasserbillig, Troisvierges, Thionville, Metz and Nancy, among others.

Gasperich is served by two Park and Ride car parks: P+R Kockelscheuer, with 552 spaces; and P+R Luxembourg-Sud, with 811 spaces.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gasperich". www.vdl.lu (in French). Ville de Luxembourg. Retrieved 16 June 2018.
  2. ^ a b c "Statisiques sur la Ville de Luxembourg: Etat de Population - 2019" (PDF). www.vdl.lu (in French). Ville de Luxembourg. Retrieved 23 January 2020.
  3. ^ "Cloche d'or". www.clochedor.lu. Retrieved 20 March 2019.
  4. ^ "Parkings et P+R | Ville de Luxembourg". www.vdl.lu (in French). Retrieved 20 March 2019.