Rodemack

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Rodemack
Commune
The church and surroundings in Rodemack
The church and surroundings in Rodemack
Coat of arms of Rodemack
Coat of arms
Rodemack is located in France
Rodemack
Rodemack
Location within Grand Est region
Rodemack is located in Grand Est
Rodemack
Rodemack
Coordinates: 49°28′11″N 6°14′13″E / 49.4697°N 6.2369°E / 49.4697; 6.2369Coordinates: 49°28′11″N 6°14′13″E / 49.4697°N 6.2369°E / 49.4697; 6.2369
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Thionville
Canton Yutz
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Cattenom et environs
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Guerder
Area1 9.96 km2 (3.85 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 804
 • Density 81/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57588 /57570
Elevation 154–242 m (505–794 ft)
(avg. 180 m or 590 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.

Rodemack (German: Rodemachern, Lorraine Franconian: Ruedemaacher/Roudemaacher) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

Localities of the commune: Esing, Faulbach, Semming.

Personalities related to the municipality[edit]

  • Jean-Marie Pelt (1933-2015), French botanist-ecologist, founder of the European Institute of Ecology (Metz).
  • The barons of Rodemack, lineage of the nobility of the Holy Roman Empire, which has its roots in Rodemack.
  • Pierre Hemmer (1950-2013), one of the Internet pioneers in Switzerland.

See also[edit]

Communes of the Moselle department