Messancy

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Messancy
Metzig (German)
Municipality
Messancy vue église.jpg
Flag of Messancy
Flag
Coat of arms of Messancy
Coat of arms
Messancy is located in Belgium
Messancy
Messancy
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 49°35.7′N 05°49.1′E / 49.5950°N 5.8183°E / 49.5950; 5.8183Coordinates: 49°35.7′N 05°49.1′E / 49.5950°N 5.8183°E / 49.5950; 5.8183
Country Belgium
Community French Community
Region Wallonia
Province Luxembourg
Arrondissement Arlon
Government
 • Mayor Roger Kirsch
 • Governing party/ies UC
Area
 • Total 52.43 km2 (20.24 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 7,999
 • Density 150/km2 (400/sq mi)
Postal codes 6780-6782
Area codes 063
Website (French) messancy.be

Messancy (German: Metzig, Luxembourgish: Miezeg, Walloon: Messanceye) is a Walloon municipality of Belgium located in the province of Luxembourg. On 1 January 2007 the municipality, which covers 52.43 km², had 7,466 inhabitants, giving a population density of 142.4 inhabitants per km².

The municipality consists of the following sub-municipalities: Messancy proper, Habergy, Hondelange, Sélange, and Wolkrange. Other population centers include: Bébange, Buvange, Differt, Guelff, Longeau, and Turpange.


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  • Media related to Messancy at Wikimedia Commons