Soucht

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Soucht
Commune
Coat of arms of Soucht
Coat of arms
Soucht is located in France
Soucht
Soucht
Coordinates: 48°57′33″N 7°20′10″E / 48.9592°N 7.3361°E / 48.9592; 7.3361Coordinates: 48°57′33″N 7°20′10″E / 48.9592°N 7.3361°E / 48.9592; 7.3361
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Sarreguemines
Canton Bitche
Intercommunality CC du Pays de Bitche
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Claude Feisthauer
Area1 10.75 km2 (4.15 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 1,080
 • Density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57658 /57960
Elevation 247–398 m (810–1,306 ft)
(avg. 351 m or 1,152 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.

Soucht (German and Lorraine Franconian: Sucht) 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. As of the 2013 France census, the village's population is 1,080. The inhabitants of the commune are known as Souchtois and Souchtoises.

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