Hambach, Moselle

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The church in Hambach
The church in Hambach
Coat of arms of Hambach
Coat of arms
Hambach is located in France
Location within Grand Est region
Hambach is located in Grand Est
Coordinates: 49°03′41″N 7°02′14″E / 49.0614°N 7.0372°E / 49.0614; 7.0372Coordinates: 49°03′41″N 7°02′14″E / 49.0614°N 7.0372°E / 49.0614; 7.0372
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Sarreguemines
Canton Sarreguemines
Intercommunality Sarreguemines Confluences
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Gaston Meyer
Area1 17.6 km2 (6.8 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 2,501
 • Density 140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 57289 /57910
Elevation 213–281 m (699–922 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.

Hambach (Lorraine Franconian: Hombach, German: Hambach) is a town and commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

Smartville (Werk Hambach), the Smart car manufacturing plant of Mercedes-Benz (Daimler Group), is located here.

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