Mersch (canton)

Mersch is a canton in the centre of Luxembourg. It is the only canton, other than Luxembourg, to be entirely surrounded by other cantons, and therefore not to have an international boundary. Its capital is Mersch.

Mersch
Miersch
Coordinates: 49°42′N 6°6′E
CountryLuxembourg
Legislative constituencyCentre
LAU 1LU00004
CapitalMersch
Communes
(cities in bold)
Bissen
Colmar-Berg
Fischbach
Heffingen
Helperknapp
Larochette
Lintgen
Lorentzweiler
Mersch
Nommern
Area
  Total223.90 km2 (86.45 sq mi)
Area rank6th of 12
Highest elevation436 m (1,430 ft)
Lowest elevation201 m (659 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
  Total32,112
  Rank5th of 12
  Density140/km2 (370/sq mi)
  Density rank6th of 12