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Map of Luxembourg with Junglinster highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Coordinates: 49°42′40″N 6°15′05″E / 49.7111°N 6.2514°E / 49.7111; 6.2514Coordinates: 49°42′40″N 6°15′05″E / 49.7111°N 6.2514°E / 49.7111; 6.2514
Country  Luxembourg
Canton Grevenmacher
  Mayor Francine Colling-Kahn
  Total 55.38 km2 (21.38 sq mi)
Area rank 5 of 105
Highest elevation 411 m (1,348 ft)
  Rank 41st of 105
Lowest elevation 243 m (797 ft)
  Rank 55th of 105
Population (2014)
  Total 6,782
  Rank 17th of 105
  Density 120/km2 (320/sq mi)
  Density rank 56th of 105
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
LAU 2 LU00007005
Website junglinster.lu

Junglinster (Luxembourgish: Jonglënster) is a commune and town in central Luxembourg in the district Grevenmacher with 5,813 inhabitants. Junglinster is known as the site of a transmitter.

As of 2005, the town of Junglinster, which lies in the south of the commune, has a population of 2,224. Other towns within the commune include Altlinster, Beidweiler, Blumenthal, Bourglinster, Eisenborn, Eschweiler, Godbrange, Gonderange, Graulinster, Imbringen, and Rodenbourg. It covers 5,538 ha, making it the third largest municipality in the country by area.

Junglinster Transmitter

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