Hagondange

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Hagondange
The 12th century tower in Hagondange
The 12th century tower in Hagondange
Coat of arms of Hagondange
Coat of arms
Location of Hagondange
Hagondange is located in France
Hagondange
Hagondange
Hagondange is located in Grand Est
Hagondange
Hagondange
Coordinates: 49°15′18″N 6°10′07″E / 49.255°N 6.1686°E / 49.255; 6.1686Coordinates: 49°15′18″N 6°10′07″E / 49.255°N 6.1686°E / 49.255; 6.1686
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMoselle
ArrondissementMetz
CantonLe Sillon Mosellan
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du Sillon mosellan
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Mahler
Area
1
5.5 km2 (2.1 sq mi)
Population
(2008)2
9,053
 • Density1,600/km2 (4,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
57283 /57300
Elevation154–209 m (505–686 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.

Hagondange (German: Hagendingen, Lorraine Franconian: Hoendéngen/Hoendéng) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

It is located 20 km (12 mi) north of Metz and 20 km (12 mi) south of Thionville.

La Tour de Guet, a tower from the twelfth century, is found within the commune.

Notable people[edit]

  • Eduard Isken (1918–1997) was a Luftwaffe fighter pilot and flying ace during World War II.

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