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Grevenmacher is a canton in the east of Luxembourg. The canton's name derives from its principal municipality, Grevenmacher, a commune with town status. Neither the canton, town, or commune of Grevenmacher should be confused with the former district of Grevenmacher, one of three administrative units in Luxembourg abolished in October 2015.

Grevenmacher

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Canton Grevenmacher in Luxembourg.svg
Coordinates: 49°36′N 6°24′E / 49.600°N 6.400°E / 49.600; 6.400Coordinates: 49°36′N 6°24′E / 49.600°N 6.400°E / 49.600; 6.400
CountryLuxembourg
Legislative constituencyEst
LAU 1LU00011
CapitalGrevenmacher
Communes
(cities in bold)
Betzdorf, Biwer, Flaxweiler, Grevenmacher, Junglinster, Manternach, Mertert, Wormeldange
Area
 • Total211.37 km2 (81.61 sq mi)
Area rank7th of 12
Highest elevation411 m (1,348 ft)
Lowest elevation132 m (433 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total29,828
 • Rank6th of 12
 • Density140/km2 (370/sq mi)
 • Density rank7th of 12

The canton of Grevenmacher consists of the following eight communes:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population by canton and municipality 2018". www.statistiques.public.lu. Statistics portal of the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg. Retrieved 13 May 2018.