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Coat of arms of Rimling
Coat of arms
Rimling is located in France
Coordinates: 49°05′48″N 7°15′54″E / 49.0967°N 7.265°E / 49.0967; 7.265Coordinates: 49°05′48″N 7°15′54″E / 49.0967°N 7.265°E / 49.0967; 7.265
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Sarreguemines
Canton Bitche
Intercommunality CC du Pays de Bitche
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Eric Hemmert
Area1 13.26 km2 (5.12 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 494
 • Density 37/km2 (96/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57584 /57720
Elevation 281–392 m (922–1,286 ft)
(avg. 300 m or 980 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.

Rimling (German: Rimlingen, Lorraine Franconian: Rimlinge) 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.

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