Grosbliederstroff

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Grosbliederstroff
Grosbliederstroff Kirche.jpg
Coat of arms of Grosbliederstroff
Coat of arms
Grosbliederstroff is located in France
Grosbliederstroff
Grosbliederstroff
Coordinates: 49°10′N 7°02′E / 49.16°N 7.03°E / 49.16; 7.03Coordinates: 49°10′N 7°02′E / 49.16°N 7.03°E / 49.16; 7.03
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Sarreguemines
Intercommunality Sarreguemines
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Joël Niederlaender
Area1 13.07 km2 (5.05 sq mi)
Population (2005 estimate)2 3,400
 • Density 260/km2 (670/sq mi)
Time zone CET (GMT +1) (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57260 /
Elevation 105–357 m (344–1,171 ft)
(avg. 189 m or 620 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.

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

It borders the German towns of Saarbrücken (180,000 inhabitants) and Kleinblittersdorf.

Grosbliederstroff is connected to Kleinblittersdorf by a bridge and from there to Saarbrücken by tramway, and to French highways A320 and A4.

History[edit]

777: Foundation

Geography[edit]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Grosbliederstroff
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 3
(37)
4
(39)
9
(48)
13
(55)
18
(64)
21
(70)
23
(73)
23
(73)
19
(66)
14
(57)
7
(45)
4
(39)
13.2
(55.5)
Average low °C (°F) −1
(30)
−1
(30)
−2
(28)
4
(39)
8
(46)
11
(52)
13
(55)
13
(55)
10
(50)
7
(45)
2
(36)
0
(32)
5.3
(41.5)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 54
(2.13)
42
(1.65)
38
(1.5)
38
(1.5)
46
(1.81)
49
(1.93)
50
(1.97)
40
(1.57)
39
(1.54)
52
(2.05)
59
(2.32)
61
(2.4)
568
(22.37)
Source: worldweather.org

Former names[edit]

  • 777 : Blithario Villa
  • 1220 : Bliederstroff
  • 1223 : Bliderstorff
  • 1594 : Grossblietersdorff
  • 1756 : Blidertorf-le-Grand
  • 1779 : Blidestroff-le-Gros

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