Velving

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Velving
Commune
The church in Velving
The church in Velving
Coat of arms of Velving
Coat of arms
Velving is located in France
Velving
Velving
Location within Grand Est region
Velving is located in Grand Est
Velving
Velving
Coordinates: 49°14′29″N 6°32′02″E / 49.2414°N 6.5339°E / 49.2414; 6.5339Coordinates: 49°14′29″N 6°32′02″E / 49.2414°N 6.5339°E / 49.2414; 6.5339
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Forbach-Boulay-Moselle
Canton Boulay-Moselle
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Pays boulageois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Fischer
Area1 4.71 km2 (1.82 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 203
 • Density 43/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 57705 /57220
Elevation 217–320 m (712–1,050 ft)
(avg. 250 m or 820 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.

Velving (German: Welwingen) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

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