Mertert

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Mertert

Mäertert
MaertMus12.JPG
Coat of arms of Mertert
Coat of arms
Map of Luxembourg with Mertert highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Map of Luxembourg with Mertert highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Coordinates: 49°42′05″N 6°28′50″E / 49.7014°N 6.4806°E / 49.7014; 6.4806Coordinates: 49°42′05″N 6°28′50″E / 49.7014°N 6.4806°E / 49.7014; 6.4806
Country Luxembourg
CantonGrevenmacher
Area
 • Total15.25 km2 (5.89 sq mi)
Area rank75th of 102
Highest elevation
325 m (1,066 ft)
 • Rank93rd of 102
Lowest elevation
132 m (433 ft)
 • Rank1st of 102
Population
 (2018)
 • Total4,517
 • Rank34th of 102
 • Density300/km2 (770/sq mi)
 • Density rank26th of 102
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
LAU 2LU0001107
Websitemertert.lu

Mertert (Luxembourgish: Mäertert) is a commune and town in eastern Luxembourg, on the border with Germany. It is part of the canton of Grevenmacher. The commune consists of the towns of Mertert and Wasserbillig. Mertert has a river port on the Moselle, the largest in Luxembourg. The commune's administrative centre is Wasserbillig.

As of 2005, the town of Mertert, which lies in the south of the commune, has a population of 1,101. Another town within the commune is Wasserbillig.

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  • Media related to Mertert at Wikimedia Commons