Philippsbourg

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Philippsbourg
View of the village and the valley of the Falkensteinerbach
View of the village and the valley of the Falkensteinerbach
Coat of arms of Philippsbourg
Coat of arms
Location of Philippsbourg
Philippsbourg is located in France
Philippsbourg
Philippsbourg
Philippsbourg is located in Grand Est
Philippsbourg
Philippsbourg
Coordinates: 48°59′N 7°34′E / 48.98°N 7.57°E / 48.98; 7.57Coordinates: 48°59′N 7°34′E / 48.98°N 7.57°E / 48.98; 7.57
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMoselle
ArrondissementSarreguemines
CantonBitche
IntercommunalityCC du Pays de Bitche
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Paul Droval
Area
1
23.71 km2 (9.15 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
628
 • Density26/km2 (69/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
57541 /57230
Elevation205–510 m (673–1,673 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Philippsbourg (German: Philippsburg, Lorraine Franconian: Phillipsburch, Alsatian: Phillipsbueri) 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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  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.