Mouterhouse

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Mouterhouse
Coat of arms of Mouterhouse
Coat of arms
Mouterhouse is located in France
Mouterhouse
Mouterhouse
Coordinates: 48°59′03″N 7°26′45″E / 48.9842°N 7.4458°E / 48.9842; 7.4458Coordinates: 48°59′03″N 7°26′45″E / 48.9842°N 7.4458°E / 48.9842; 7.4458
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Sarreguemines
Canton Bitche
Intercommunality CC du Pays de Bitche
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Guy Hammer
Area1 42.6 km2 (16.4 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 305
 • Density 7.2/km2 (19/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57489 /57620
Elevation 212–423 m (696–1,388 ft)
(avg. 380 m or 1,250 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.

Mouterhouse (German: Mutterhausen, Lorraine Franconian: Muterhüse) is a commune in the Moselle department of the Grand Est administrative region in north-eastern France.

The village belongs to the Pays de Bitche and to the Northern Vosges Regional Nature Park.

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