L'Hôpital, Moselle

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L'Hôpital
Commune
The town centre of L'Hôpital
The town centre of L'Hôpital
Coat of arms of L'Hôpital
Coat of arms
L'Hôpital is located in France
L'Hôpital
L'Hôpital
Location within Grand Est region
L'Hôpital is located in Grand Est
L'Hôpital
L'Hôpital
Coordinates: 49°10′00″N 6°44′00″E / 49.1667°N 6.7333°E / 49.1667; 6.7333Coordinates: 49°10′00″N 6°44′00″E / 49.1667°N 6.7333°E / 49.1667; 6.7333
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Forbach-Boulay-Moselle
Canton Saint-Avold
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Pays naborien
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilbert Weber
Area1 3.99 km2 (1.54 sq mi)
Population (2004)2 5,637
 • Density 1,400/km2 (3,700/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 57336 /57490
Elevation 220–300 m (720–980 ft)
(avg. 260 m or 850 ft)
Website http://www.ville-lhopital.fr/

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.

L'Hôpital (German: Spittel) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

It is the birthplace of the Slovenian author Mile Klopčič and historian France Klopčič.

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