Zoufftgen

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Zoufftgen
The mairie (town hall) in Zoufftgen
The mairie (town hall) in Zoufftgen
Coat of arms of Zoufftgen
Coat of arms
Location of Zoufftgen
Zoufftgen is located in France
Zoufftgen
Zoufftgen
Zoufftgen is located in Grand Est
Zoufftgen
Zoufftgen
Coordinates: 49°27′47″N 6°08′01″E / 49.4631°N 6.1336°E / 49.4631; 6.1336Coordinates: 49°27′47″N 6°08′01″E / 49.4631°N 6.1336°E / 49.4631; 6.1336
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMoselle
ArrondissementThionville
CantonYutz
IntercommunalityCattenom et Environs
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Michel Paquet
Area
1
16.7 km2 (6.4 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
1,208
 • Density72/km2 (190/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Zoufftgenois
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
57764 /57330
Elevation200–395 m (656–1,296 ft)
(avg. 220 m or 720 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Zoufftgen (German: Suftgen, Luxembourgish: Suuftgen) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2006667—    
2007676+1.3%
2008749+10.8%
2009811+8.3%
2010872+7.5%
2011933+7.0%
20121,006+7.8%
20131,042+3.6%
20141,097+5.3%
20151,153+5.1%
20161,208+4.8%

Politics[edit]

Presidential Elections Second Round [1] :

Election Winning Candidate Party %
2017 Emmanuel Macron EM 70.43
2012 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 57.46
2007 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 63.35
2002 Jacques Chirac RPR 86.85

2006 rail crash[edit]

On the morning of 11 October 2006 a passenger train and a goods train collided head-on, killing six people.

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