Hampont

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Hampont
The church in Hampont
The church in Hampont
Coat of arms of Hampont
Coat of arms
Location of Hampont
Hampont is located in France
Hampont
Hampont
Hampont is located in Grand Est
Hampont
Hampont
Coordinates: 48°50′11″N 6°34′58″E / 48.8364°N 6.5828°E / 48.8364; 6.5828Coordinates: 48°50′11″N 6°34′58″E / 48.8364°N 6.5828°E / 48.8364; 6.5828
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMoselle
ArrondissementSarrebourg-Château-Salins
CantonLe Saulnois
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du Saulnois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Guy Boue
Area
1
11.23 km2 (4.34 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
187
 • Density17/km2 (43/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
57290 /57170
Elevation207–321 m (679–1,053 ft)
(avg. 200 m or 660 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Hampont is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

History[edit]

The SS-Obergruppenführer Theodor Eicke (1892–1943) was born here in 1892.

The town was formally known by the German name Hudingen between 1915–18 and Hüdingen over 1940 and 1944.

See also[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.