Obergailbach

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Obergailbach
Coat of arms of Obergailbach
Coat of arms
Location of Obergailbach
Obergailbach is located in France
Obergailbach
Obergailbach
Obergailbach is located in Grand Est
Obergailbach
Obergailbach
Coordinates: 49°07′07″N 7°13′07″E / 49.1186°N 7.2186°E / 49.1186; 7.2186Coordinates: 49°07′07″N 7°13′07″E / 49.1186°N 7.2186°E / 49.1186; 7.2186
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMoselle
ArrondissementSarreguemines
CantonBitche
IntercommunalityPays de Bitche
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Jean-Marie Weibel
Area
1
8.99 km2 (3.47 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
320
 • Density36/km2 (92/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
57517 /57720
Elevation234–387 m (768–1,270 ft)
(avg. 120 m or 390 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.
Fossil found in limestone of Obergailbach

Obergailbach (Lorraine Franconian: Owergäälbach) 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. Located on the border with Germany, it is adjacent to the German village of Niedergailbach.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2006299—    
2007306+2.3%
2008312+2.0%
2009316+1.3%
2010318+0.6%
2011320+0.6%
2012321+0.3%
2013323+0.6%
2014328+1.5%
2015331+0.9%
2016317−4.2%

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External links[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.