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Lorraine, France

Lorraine is one of 22 primary administrative regions in France with a population of approximately 2,339,881 people.

Facts and figures on Lorraine at a glance

Region name: Lorraine (Lorraine)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 2,339,881 people
Country: France
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Lorraine (Lorraine) is located in the regional capital Metz (Metz) with a population of 123,914 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Lorraine's regional capital Metz to France's capital Paris (Paris) is approximately 281 km (175 mi).

Facts and figures about Lorraine
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Lorraine Lorraine2,339,881 peopleMetz Metz123,914 people

Compare with other regions in France.

Map of Lorraine

Map of Lorraine

Information on Lorraine

Information on Lorraine
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Lorraine LorraineMetz Metz4FranceEurope

Time in Lorraine

Time in Lorraine
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 - 4:24amIn effect (+1 hour)Mon, 23 Oct 2017 - 3:24amGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Paris

Geographic coordinates of Lorraine

Latitude & Longitude of Lorraine
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map48°46'00.0"N (48.7666700°)6°07'60.0"E (6.1333300°)

Subregions in Lorraine

There are 4 administrative subregions in Lorraine.
Subregions in Lorraine
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Departement de la Meuse Département de la Meuse1.200,417Bar-le-Duc Bar-le-Duc18,595
Departement de la Moselle Département de la Moselle2.1,066,328Metz Metz123,914
Departement de Meurthe-et-Moselle Département de Meurthe-et-Moselle3.745,134Nancy Nancy105,334
Departement des Vosges Département des Vosges4.393,474Epinal Épinal39,518

External sources of information on Lorraine

Lorraine on Wikipedia