Mouterhouse

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Mouterhouse
Commune
The chapel in Mouterhouse
The chapel in Mouterhouse
Coat of arms of Mouterhouse
Coat of arms
Mouterhouse is located in France
Mouterhouse
Mouterhouse
Location within Grand Est region
Mouterhouse is located in Grand Est
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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