Tandel

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Tandel

Tandel
Skyline of Tandel
Coat of arms of Tandel
Coat of arms
Map of Luxembourg with Tandel highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Map of Luxembourg with Tandel highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Coordinates: 49°54′00″N 6°11′00″E / 49.9°N 6.1833°E / 49.9; 6.1833Coordinates: 49°54′00″N 6°11′00″E / 49.9°N 6.1833°E / 49.9; 6.1833
Country Luxembourg
CantonVianden
Area
 • Total41.72 km2 (16.11 sq mi)
Area rank11th of 102
Highest elevation
537 m (1,762 ft)
 • Rank7th of 102
Lowest elevation
190 m (620 ft)
 • Rank21st of 102
Population
 (2018)
 • Total2,048
 • Rank72nd of 102
 • Density49/km2 (130/sq mi)
 • Density rank95th of 102
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
LAU 2LU0000901
Websitetandel.lu

Tandel is a commune and village in eastern Luxembourg, in the canton of Vianden. It lies close to the border with Germany; as of 2001, the village of Tandel, which lies in the centre of the commune, has a population of 87. Other villages within the commune include Bastendorf, Bettel, Brandenbourg, Fouhren and Longsdorf.

The commune of Tandel was formed on 1 January 2006 from the former communes of Bastendorf (in the canton of Diekirch) and Fouhren (in the canton of Vianden); the law creating Tandel was passed on 21 December 2004.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mémorial A, 2004, No. 216" (PDF) (in French). Service central de législation. Retrieved 2006-08-15.

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Tandel at Wikimedia Commons