Area: 1,607 square miles
Languages: Luxembourgish is the official language; German and French are also spoken.
Ethnicity: Luxembourger 63.1%, Portuguese 13.3%, French 4.5%, Italian 4.3%, German 2.3%, other EU 7.3%, other 5.2%
Location: Luxembourg is bordered by Belgium, France, and Germany.
Geography: The north, the wooded Ardennes mountainous region dominates the landscape. In the center and south, “The Good Country” features rolling hills and woodlands. The Moselle flood plain is to the east.
Population (2011 estimate): 503,302
Religion: Roman Catholic 87%, other 13%
Time Zone: Luxembourg is on Central European Summer time, six hours ahead of U.S. EST. When it is 6am in New York, it is noon in Luxembourg.