Leudelange

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Leudelange

Leideleng
The church of Leudelange
The church of Leudelange
Coat of arms of Leudelange
Coat of arms
Map of Luxembourg with Leudelange highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Map of Luxembourg with Leudelange highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Coordinates: 49°34′00″N 6°04′00″E / 49.5667°N 6.0667°E / 49.5667; 6.0667Coordinates: 49°34′00″N 6°04′00″E / 49.5667°N 6.0667°E / 49.5667; 6.0667
Country Luxembourg
CantonEsch-sur-Alzette
Area
 • Total13.57 km2 (5.24 sq mi)
Area rank84th of 102
Highest elevation
359 m (1,178 ft)
 • Rank77th of 102
Lowest elevation
276 m (906 ft)
 • Rank77th of 102
Population
 (2018)
 • Total2,579
 • Rank58th of 102
 • Density190/km2 (490/sq mi)
 • Density rank40th of 102
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
LAU 2LU0000207
Websiteleudelange.lu

Leudelange (Luxembourgish: Leideleng, German: Leudelingen) is a commune and town in south-western Luxembourg. It is situated in the canton of Esch-sur-Alzette.

As of 2007, the town of Leudelange, which lies in the centre of the commune, had a population of 2,100.

Leudelange was formed on 1 July 1856, when it was detached from the commune of Reckange-sur-Mess. The law forming Leudelange was passed on the 3 March 1856.[1]

Notable residents[edit]

Gilles Müller, professional tennis player

References[edit]

  1. ^ (in French and German) "Mémorial A, 1856, No. 7" (PDF). Service central de législation. Retrieved 2006-08-15.

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