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Eglise Guinkirchen.JPG
Coat of arms of Guinkirchen
Coat of arms
Guinkirchen is located in France
Coordinates: 49°12′25″N 6°27′03″E / 49.2069°N 6.4508°E / 49.2069; 6.4508Coordinates: 49°12′25″N 6°27′03″E / 49.2069°N 6.4508°E / 49.2069; 6.4508
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Forbach-Boulay-Moselle
Canton Boulay-Moselle
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Pays boulageois
 • Mayor (2008–2014) André Isler
Area1 5.15 km2 (1.99 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 186
 • Density 36/km2 (94/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57277 /57220
Elevation 199–326 m (653–1,070 ft)
(avg. 210 m or 690 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.

Guinkirchen (German: Gehnkirchen; Lorraine Franconian: Gängkerchin) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

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