Canton of Echternach
(cities in bold)
|• Total||185.5 km2 (71.6 sq mi)|
|Area rank||10th of 12|
|Highest elevation||414 m (1,358 ft)|
|Lowest elevation||141 m (463 ft)|
|• Rank||8th of 12|
|• Density||100/km2 (270/sq mi)|
|• Density rank||8th of 12|
Geography[change | change source]
It is bordered on the north by the German district of Eifelkreis Bitburg-Prüm (part of the Land of Rhineland-Palatinate), to the east by the Trier-Saarburg district (also part of Rhineland-Palatinate), to the south by the Grevenmacher canton and to the west by the Diekirch and the Mersch cantons
Part of this canton is a natural region called the Little Switzerland.
Communes[change | change source]
The Echternach canton has 8 communes (2017 population).
- Beaufort (2,699)
- Bech (1,287)
- Berdorf (1,870)
- Consdorf (1,953)
- Echternach (5,530)
- Mompach (1,303)
- Rosport (2,293)
- Waldbillig (1,767)
Related pages[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- "Surface area of the cantons and municipalities". Statistics Portal - Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. Retrieved 22 May 2016.
- "Population by canton and municipality 1821 - 2017". Statistics Portal - Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. Retrieved 30 December 2017.