Rodemack

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Rodemack
The church and surroundings in Rodemack
The church and surroundings in Rodemack
Coat of arms of Rodemack
Coat of arms
Location of Rodemack
Rodemack is located in France
Rodemack
Rodemack
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
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMoselle
ArrondissementThionville
CantonYutz
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes de Cattenom et environs
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Guerder
Area
1
9.96 km2 (3.85 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,234
 • Density120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
57588 /57570
Elevation154–242 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.

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

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.