Merzig

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Merzig
Town hall in Merzig
Town hall in Merzig
Flag of Merzig
Flag
Coat of arms of Merzig
Coat of arms
Location of Merzig within Merzig-Wadern district
Merzig in MZG.svg
Merzig is located in Germany
Merzig
Merzig
Merzig is located in Saarland
Merzig
Merzig
Coordinates: 49°27′N 6°37′E / 49.450°N 6.617°E / 49.450; 6.617Coordinates: 49°27′N 6°37′E / 49.450°N 6.617°E / 49.450; 6.617
CountryGermany
StateSaarland
DistrictMerzig-Wadern
Government
 • MayorMarcus Hoffeld (CDU)
Area
 • Total108.98 km2 (42.08 sq mi)
Elevation
172 m (564 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[2]
 • Total29,812
 • Density270/km2 (710/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
66651–66663
Dialling codes06861, 06869
Vehicle registrationMZG
Websitewww.merzig.de

Merzig (German: [ˈmɛʁt͡sɪç] (About this soundlisten), French: Mercy, Moselle Franconian: Meerzisch/Miërzësch) is a town and capital of Merzig-Wadern, a district (Kreis) in Saarland.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Alle politisch selbständigen Gemeinden mit ausgewählten Merkmalen am 31.12.2018 (4. Quartal)". DESTATIS. Archived from the original on 10 March 2019. Retrieved 10 March 2019.
  2. "Fläche und Bevölkerung - Stand: 31.12.2016 (Basis Zensus 2011)" (PDF). Statistisches Amt des Saarlandes (in German). January 2018.

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