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Zoufftgen (German: Suftgen, Luxembourgish: Suuftgen) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

Zoufftgen
The mairie (town hall) in Zoufftgen
The mairie (town hall) in Zoufftgen
Coat of arms of Zoufftgen
Coat of arms
Location of Zoufftgen
Zoufftgen is located in France
Zoufftgen
Zoufftgen
Zoufftgen is located in Grand Est
Zoufftgen
Zoufftgen
Coordinates: 49°27′47″N 6°08′01″E / 49.4631°N 6.1336°E / 49.4631; 6.1336Coordinates: 49°27′47″N 6°08′01″E / 49.4631°N 6.1336°E / 49.4631; 6.1336
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMoselle
ArrondissementThionville
CantonYutz
IntercommunalityCattenom et Environs
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Michel Paquet
Area
1
16.7 km2 (6.4 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
1,208
 • Density72/km2 (190/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Zoufftgenois
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
57764 /57330
Elevation200–395 m (656–1,296 ft)
(avg. 220 m or 720 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

PopulationEdit

YearPop.±%
2006667—    
2007676+1.3%
2008749+10.8%
2009811+8.3%
2010872+7.5%
2011933+7.0%
20121,006+7.8%
20131,042+3.6%
20141,097+5.3%
20151,153+5.1%
20161,208+4.8%


2006 rail crashEdit

On the morning of 11 October 2006 a passenger train and a goods train collided head-on, killing six people.

See alsoEdit