Hagondange

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Hagondange
Commune
The 12th century tower in Hagondange
The 12th century tower in Hagondange
Coat of arms of Hagondange
Coat of arms
Hagondange is located in France
Hagondange
Hagondange
Location within Grand Est region
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
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Metz
Canton Le Sillon Mosellan
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Sillon mosellan
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Mahler
Area1 5.5 km2 (2.1 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 9,053
 • Density 1,600/km2 (4,300/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57283 /57300
Elevation 154–209 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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