Map of Luxembourg with Käerjeng highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Coordinates: 49°35′01″N 5°54′00″E / 49.5836°N 5.9°E / 49.5836; 5.9Coordinates: 49°35′01″N 5°54′00″E / 49.5836°N 5.9°E / 49.5836; 5.9
Country  Luxembourg
Canton Capellen
  Mayor Michel Wolter
  Total 33.67 km2 (13.00 sq mi)
Area rank 17 of 105
Highest elevation 395 m (1,296 ft)
  Rank 55th of 105
Lowest elevation 271 m (889 ft)
  Rank 76th of 105
Population (2014)
  Total 9,875
  Rank 9th of 105
  Density 290/km2 (760/sq mi)
  Density rank 24th of 105
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
LAU 2 LU00009001
Website www.kaerjeng.lu

Käerjeng is a commune in southwestern Luxembourg, in the canton of Capellen. It lies on the border with Belgium. The commune of Käerjeng was formed on 1 January 2012 from the former communes of Bascharage and Clemency. The law creating Käerjeng was passed on 24 May 2011.[1] It has an area of 33.67 km2.


  1. "Mémorial A, 2011, No. 110" (PDF) (in French). Service central de législation. Retrieved 2012-01-02.

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