Siersthal

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Siersthal
Coat of arms of Siersthal
Coat of arms
Siersthal is located in France
Siersthal
Siersthal
Coordinates: 49°02′39″N 7°20′57″E / 49.0442°N 7.3492°E / 49.0442; 7.3492Coordinates: 49°02′39″N 7°20′57″E / 49.0442°N 7.3492°E / 49.0442; 7.3492
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Sarreguemines
Canton Bitche
Intercommunality CC du Pays de Bitche
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Zintz
Area1 10.51 km2 (4.06 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 694
 • Density 66/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57651 /57410
Elevation 258–403 m (846–1,322 ft)
(avg. 215 m or 705 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.

Siersthal (Lorraine Franconian: Siirschel) 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 and to the Northern Vosges Regional Nature Park. It is 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) away from the Franco-German border.

Geography[edit]

The area of Siersthal is 10.5 square kilometres (4.1 sq mi), population density is 63.1 inhabitants per square kilometre (163/sq mi).

The map below shows the location of Siersthal with key infrastructure and adjacent municipalities.

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Demographics[edit]

The figure below shows the development of the population from the INSEE.

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