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Grand-Failly is located in France
Coordinates: 49°25′17″N 5°30′54″E / 49.4214°N 5.515°E / 49.4214; 5.515Coordinates: 49°25′17″N 5°30′54″E / 49.4214°N 5.515°E / 49.4214; 5.515
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Meurthe-et-Moselle
Arrondissement Briey
Canton Mont-Saint-Martin
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-François Damien
Area1 21.87 km2 (8.44 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 294
 • Density 13/km2 (35/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 54236 /54260
Elevation 197–313 m (646–1,027 ft)
(avg. 230 m or 750 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.

Grand-Failly is a commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in north-eastern France.


The river Othain flows northwestward through the south-western part of the commune; the Chiers forms part of its northern border.

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