Putscheid

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Putscheid

Pëtschent
Putscheid chapel
Putscheid chapel
Coat of arms of Putscheid
Coat of arms
Map of Luxembourg with Putscheid highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Map of Luxembourg with Putscheid highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Coordinates: 49°58′00″N 6°09′00″E / 49.9667°N 6.15°E / 49.9667; 6.15Coordinates: 49°58′00″N 6°09′00″E / 49.9667°N 6.15°E / 49.9667; 6.15
Country Luxembourg
CantonVianden
Government
 • MayorJean Kinn
Area
 • Total27.13 km2 (10.47 sq mi)
Area rank32nd of 102
Highest elevation
542 m (1,778 ft)
 • Rank5th of 102
Lowest elevation
226 m (741 ft)
 • Rank40th of 102
Population
(2014)
 • Total1,039
 • Rank98th of 102
 • Density38/km2 (99/sq mi)
 • Density rank100th of 102
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
LAU 2LU00004002
Websiteputscheid.lu

Putscheid (Luxembourgish: Pëtschent) is a commune and village in north-eastern Luxembourg. It is part of the canton of Vianden, which is part of the district of Diekirch.

As of 2001, the village of Putscheid, which lies in the centre of the commune, has a population of 35. Other villages within the commune include Bivels, Gralingen, Nachtmanderscheid, Stolzembourg, and Weiler.

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