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For other uses, see Réchicourt-la-Petite.
Lock in the Marne–Rhine Canal
Coat of arms of Réchicourt-le-Château
Coat of arms
Réchicourt-le-Château is located in France
Coordinates: 48°39′56″N 6°50′28″E / 48.6656°N 6.8411°E / 48.6656; 6.8411Coordinates: 48°39′56″N 6°50′28″E / 48.6656°N 6.8411°E / 48.6656; 6.8411
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Sarrebourg-Château-Salins
Canton Sarrebourg
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Pays des Étangs
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Kelle
Area1 24.14 km2 (9.32 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 559
 • Density 23/km2 (60/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57564 /57810
Elevation 242–333 m (794–1,093 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.

Réchicourt-le-Château (German: Rixingen) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France. It is part of the arrondissement of Sarrebourg-Château-Salins.[1]

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