Belair, Luxembourg

Belair (formerly:"Neumerl") is a quarter in western Luxembourg City, in southern Luxembourg.

Belair
Belair is one of 24 quarters in Luxembourg City
Coordinates:
CountryLuxembourg
CommuneLuxembourg City
Area
  Total1.718 km2 (0.663 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2019)[2]
  Total11,703
  Density6,800/km2 (18,000/sq mi)
Nationality
  Luxembourgish31.57%
  Other68.43%
WebsiteBelair

Since 1931, Belair has been the location of Luxembourg's national stadium, rebuilt in 1990, the Stade Josy Barthel, named after Luxembourg's only Olympic gold medal winner.[3] In 2014, the Luxembourg government announced the construction of a new national stadium in Gasperich to replace the aging structure.[4]

Luxembourg City's main fire station and the Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg hospital are based within Belair.[citation needed]

As of 31 December 2019, Belair has a population of 11,703 inhabitants.[2]