Eich, Luxembourg

Eich (Luxembourgish: Eech) is a quarter in northern Luxembourg City, in southern Luxembourg.

Eich
Eech  (Luxembourgish)
Map of Luxembourg City, with Eich highlighted
Eich is one of 24 quarters in Luxembourg City
Coordinates: Coordinates: 49°37′44″N 6°07′55″E / 49.629°N 6.132°E / 49.629; 6.132
CountryLuxembourg
CommuneLuxembourg City
Area
 • Total0.6318 km2 (0.2439 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2019)[2]
 • Total2,905
 • Density4,600/km2 (12,000/sq mi)
Nationality
 • Luxembourgish26.33%
 • Other73.67%
WebsiteEich

As of 31 December 2019, the quarter has a population of 2,905 inhabitants.[2]

CommuneEdit

Eich
Eech
CountryLuxembourg
DistrictLuxembourg
CantonLuxembourg
CreatedOriginal commune
Abolished1 July 1920
CurrentlyPart of Luxembourg City

Eich was a commune in the canton of Luxembourg until 1 July 1920, when it was merged into the commune of Luxembourg.[3] Until 8 May 1849, the commune of Eich also included Rollingergrund, which was made a separate commune on that date,[4] before being merged into the city of Luxembourg on 26 March 1920.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Eich". www.vdl.lu (in French). Ville de Luxembourg. Retrieved 16 June 2018.
  2. ^ a b c "Statisiques sur la Ville de Luxembourg: Etat de Population - 2019" (PDF). www.vdl.lu (in French). Ville de Luxembourg. Retrieved 23 January 2020.
  3. ^ (in French and German) "Mémorial A, 1920, No. 46" (PDF). Service central de législation. Retrieved 21 December 2006.
  4. ^ (in French and German) "Mémorial A, 1849, No. 56" (PDF). Service central de législation. Retrieved 7 September 2006.
  5. ^ (in French and German) "Mémorial A, 1920, No. 23" (PDF). Service central de législation. Retrieved 21 December 2006.