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The church in Haute-Kontz
The church in Haute-Kontz
Coat of arms of Haute-Kontz
Coat of arms
Haute-Kontz is located in France
Location within Grand Est region
Haute-Kontz is located in Grand Est
Coordinates: 49°27′12″N 6°19′07″E / 49.4533°N 6.3186°E / 49.4533; 6.3186Coordinates: 49°27′12″N 6°19′07″E / 49.4533°N 6.3186°E / 49.4533; 6.3186
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Thionville
Canton Bouzonville
Intercommunality Communauté de communes des Trois Frontières
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marie-Josée Thill
Area1 6.41 km2 (2.47 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 439
 • Density 68/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57371 /57480
Elevation 145–286 m (476–938 ft)
(avg. 195 m or 640 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.

Haute-Kontz (German: Oberkontz, Lorraine Franconian: Uewer-Kontz/Uewer-Konz) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

The commune is located very close to the border with Luxembourg in the Pays de Sierck.

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