Garnich (Luxembourgish: Garnech) is a commune and small town in southwestern Luxembourg. It is part of the canton of Capellen.

Garnich

Garnech
Garnich church
Garnich church
Coat of arms of Garnich
Coat of arms
Map of Luxembourg with Garnich highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Map of Luxembourg with Garnich highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Coordinates: 49°37′00″N 5°57′00″E / 49.6167°N 5.95°E / 49.6167; 5.95Coordinates: 49°37′00″N 5°57′00″E / 49.6167°N 5.95°E / 49.6167; 5.95
Country Luxembourg
CantonCapellen
Area
 • Total20.95 km2 (8.09 sq mi)
Area rank52nd of 102
Highest elevation
398 m (1,306 ft)
 • Rank52nd of 102
Lowest elevation
306 m (1,004 ft)
 • Rank96th of 102
Population
 (2018)
 • Total2,129
 • Rank68th of 102
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
 • Density rank65th of 102
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
LAU 2LU0000102
Websitegarnich.lu

As of 2014, the town of Garnich, which lies in the east of the commune, has a population of 1202. Other towns within the commune include Dahlem (population 2014: 400), Hivange (population 2014: 118), and Kahler (population 2014: 277) for a total population of 1997 in 2014 in the commune. Amongst these, 1454 are of Luxembourish nationality (72,81%) and 543 (27,19%) are of other nationality.[1]

Aerial view of Garnich (Garnech)

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2017-06-21. Retrieved 2015-05-12.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

External linksEdit

  •   Media related to Garnich at Wikimedia Commons