Klang, Moselle

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Klang
The chapel in Klang
The chapel in Klang
Coat of arms of Klang
Coat of arms
Location of Klang
Klang is located in France
Klang
Klang
Klang is located in Grand Est
Klang
Klang
Coordinates: 49°19′10″N 6°22′18″E / 49.3194°N 6.3717°E / 49.3194; 6.3717Coordinates: 49°19′10″N 6°22′18″E / 49.3194°N 6.3717°E / 49.3194; 6.3717
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMoselle
ArrondissementThionville
CantonMetzervisse
IntercommunalityArc mosellan
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Roger Cridel
Area
1
4.19 km2 (1.62 sq mi)
Population
(1999)2
236
 • Density56/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
57367 /57920
Elevation195–335 m (640–1,099 ft)
(avg. 220 m or 720 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.

Klang (German: Klangen) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

History[edit]

The commune was constructed on the ruins of an important village of Gallo-Roman origin. As of 1661, Klang was under the control of France.

Administration[edit]

List of mayors
Période Identité Parti Qualité
March 2001 Roger Cridel
Previous data is unknown.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population of Klang, Moselle
Year196219681975198219901999
Population210222237256252236
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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