Klang, Moselle

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Klang
Commune
The chapel in Klang
The chapel in Klang
Coat of arms of Klang
Coat of arms
Klang is located in France
Klang
Klang
Location within Grand Est region
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
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Thionville
Canton Metzervisse
Intercommunality Arc mosellan
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Roger Cridel
Area1 4.19 km2 (1.62 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 236
 • Density 56/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57367 /57920
Elevation 195–335 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
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 210 222 237 256 252 236
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

See also[edit]

External links[edit]