Attert (Atert in Luxembourgish, Ater in Walloon) is a Walloon municipality of Belgium located in the province of Luxembourg. On 1 January 2007 the municipality, which covers 70.94 km², had 4,802 inhabitants, giving a population density of 67.7 inhabitants per km².

Attert
Neighbourhood of St. Stephen's Church
Neighbourhood of St. Stephen's Church
Flag of Attert
Flag
Coat of arms of Attert
Coat of arms
Attert is located in Belgium
Attert
Attert
Location in Belgium
Location of Attert in Luxembourg province
Attert Luxembourg Belgium Map.png
Coordinates: 49°45′N 5°47′E / 49.750°N 5.783°E / 49.750; 5.783Coordinates: 49°45′N 5°47′E / 49.750°N 5.783°E / 49.750; 5.783
CountryBelgium
CommunityFrench Community
RegionWallonia
ProvinceLuxembourg
ArrondissementArlon
Government
 • MayorJoseph Arens
Area
 • Total70.94 km2 (27.39 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Total5,537
 • Density78/km2 (200/sq mi)
Postal codes
6717
Area codes063
Websitewww.attert.be (in French)

The municipality consists of the following sub-municipalities: Attert proper, Nobressart, Nothomb, Thiaumont, and Tontelange. Other population centers include:

  • Almeroth
  • Grendel
  • Heinstert
  • Lischert
  • Lottert
  • Louchert
  • Luxeroth
  • Metzert
  • Parette
  • Post
  • Rodenhoff
  • Schadeck
  • Schockville

The municipality falls within the Luxembourgish-speaking Arelerland and several street name signs are bilingual.

Sister citiesEdit

Attert is twinned with:[2]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Wettelijke Bevolking per gemeente op 1 januari 2018". Statbel. Retrieved 9 March 2019.
  2. ^ Twinning page on official site (in French).

External linksEdit

  •   Media related to Attert at Wikimedia Commons