|Coordinates: 49°48′N 6°12′E / 49.800°N 6.200°ECoordinates: 49°48′N 6°12′E / 49.800°N 6.200°E|
(cities in bold)
|Bettendorf, Bourscheid, Diekirch, Erpeldange, Ettelbruck, Feulen, Mertzig, Reisdorf, Schieren, Vallée de l'Ernz|
|• Total||204.51 km2 (78.96 sq mi)|
|Area rank||8th of 12|
|Highest elevation(5th of 12)||525 m (1,722 ft)|
|Lowest elevation(4th of 12)||175 m (574 ft)|
|• Rank||4th of 12|
|• Density||140/km2 (350/sq mi)|
|• Density rank||5th of 12|
Diekirch is a canton in Luxembourg in Diekirch District, consisting of 10 communes:
- Vallée de l'Ernz
It covers an area of 214.93 km² and (as of July 1, 2006) has a population of 26,021. Until January 1, 2006 it also included the community of Bastendorf, which had a land area of 24.44 km². This territory was then ceded to the adjoining Canton of Vianden when Bastendorf decided to join the community of Tandel in that canton.
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