Reckange-sur-Mess

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Reckange-sur-Mess
Reckeng op der Mess
Commune
Aerial view of Reckange-sur-Mess
Aerial view of Reckange-sur-Mess
Coat of arms of Reckange-sur-Mess
Coat of arms
Map of Luxembourg with Reckange-sur-Mess highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Map of Luxembourg with Reckange-sur-Mess highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Coordinates: 49°33′40″N 6°00′25″E / 49.5611°N 6.0069°E / 49.5611; 6.0069Coordinates: 49°33′40″N 6°00′25″E / 49.5611°N 6.0069°E / 49.5611; 6.0069
Country  Luxembourg
Canton Esch-sur-Alzette
Area[1]
 • Total 20.42 km2 (7.88 sq mi)
Area rank 56th of 102
Highest elevation 368 m (1,207 ft)
 • Rank 74th of 102
Lowest elevation 282 m (925 ft)
 • Rank 85th of 102
Population (2018)[2]
 • Total 2,449
 • Rank 61st of 102
 • Density 120/km2 (310/sq mi)
 • Density rank 86th of 102
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
LAU 2 LU0000210
Website reckange.lu

Reckange-sur-Mess (Luxembourgish: Reckeng op der Mess, German: Reckingen) is a commune and small town in south-western Luxembourg. It is part of the canton of Esch-sur-Alzette, which is part of the district of Luxembourg.

The commune comprises the villages of Reckange-sur-Mess, Ehlange-sur-Mess, Limpach, Roedgen, Pissange and Wickrange.

It is situated on the Mess River, from which its suffix is derived.

Town center and church

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Territorial subdivisions (Situation on 1st January 2018)". www.statistiques.public.lu. Statistics portal of the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg. Retrieved 11 May 2018. 
  2. ^ "Population by canton and municipality 2018". www.statistiques.public.lu. Statistics portal of the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg. Retrieved 11 May 2018. 

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