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Contrexéville is a commune of north-eastern France, in the Vosges département. Inhabitants are called Contrexévillois.

Contrexéville
The town hall in Contrexéville
The town hall in Contrexéville
Coat of arms of Contrexéville
Coat of arms
Location of Contrexéville
Contrexéville is located in France
Contrexéville
Contrexéville
Contrexéville is located in Grand Est
Contrexéville
Contrexéville
Coordinates: 48°11′06″N 5°53′46″E / 48.185°N 5.896°E / 48.185; 5.896Coordinates: 48°11′06″N 5°53′46″E / 48.185°N 5.896°E / 48.185; 5.896
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentVosges
ArrondissementNeufchâteau
CantonVittel
IntercommunalityCC Terre d'eau
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Arnauld Salvini
Area
1
14.96 km2 (5.78 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
3,462
 • Density230/km2 (600/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
88114 /88140
Elevation324–442 m (1,063–1,450 ft)
(avg. 344 m or 1,129 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.
Place des fontaines in Contrexéville

The reputation of Contrexéville as a health resort dates from 1864, when development began by a company, the Société des Eaux de Contrexéville.[2]

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  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Chisholm 1911, p. 45.

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