Walscheid

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Walscheid
Commune
The Gallo-Roman cemetery in Walscheid
The Gallo-Roman cemetery in Walscheid
Coat of arms of Walscheid
Coat of arms
Walscheid is located in France
Walscheid
Walscheid
Location within Grand Est region
Walscheid is located in Grand Est
Walscheid
Walscheid
Coordinates: 48°39′17″N 7°09′03″E / 48.6547°N 7.1508°E / 48.6547; 7.1508Coordinates: 48°39′17″N 7°09′03″E / 48.6547°N 7.1508°E / 48.6547; 7.1508
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Sarrebourg-Château-Salins
Canton Phalsbourg
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Sarrebourg - Moselle Sud
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Michel Schiby
Area1 38.35 km2 (14.81 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 1,586
 • Density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57742 /57870
Elevation 294–983 m (965–3,225 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.

Walscheid (Lorraine Franconian Wolscheid) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

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