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Map of Luxembourg with Mersch highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
|• Total||49.74 km2 (19.20 sq mi)|
|Area rank||9th of 102|
|Highest elevation||428 m (1,404 ft)|
|• Rank||29th of 102|
|Lowest elevation||208 m (682 ft)|
|• Rank||28th of 102|
|• Rank||12th of 102|
|• Density||190/km2 (490/sq mi)|
|• Density rank||41st of 102|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
As of 2001[update], the town of Mersch, which lies in the centre of the commune, has a population of 3,345. Other towns within the commune include Beringen, Berschbach, Moesdorf, Pettingen, Reckange, Rollingen, and Schoenfels.
Mersch Castle is one of the castles belonging to the Valley of the Seven Castles. Located in the centre of the town, its history goes back to the 13th century. Today the castle houses the administrative offices of the local commune.
Mersch is connected to the centre and north of the country on Line 10 trains serving Mersch railway station.