|Coordinates: 49 ° 28 '25 " N , 6 ° 23' 39" E|
|Height :||269 m above sea level NN|
|Residents :||518 (Jan. 1, 2020)|
|Incorporation :||1st January 1974|
|Postal code :||66706|
|Area code :||06867|
Oberperl is a part of the municipality of Perl in the Merzig-Wadern district ( Saarland ). Until the end of 1973 Oberperl was an independent municipality.
Oberperl is half a kilometer east of the capital Perl and about a kilometer north of the border with France . The place is in the Saar-Hunsrück Nature Park .
As part of the regional and administrative reform in Saarland , the previously independent municipality of Oberperl was assigned to the new municipality of Perl on January 1, 1974 together with 13 other municipalities.
The development of the population of Oberperl:
Former municipal coat of arms
The former municipality of Oberperl had its own coat of arms from 1957 until its dissolution on January 1, 1974, showing three golden pears on a blue background.
- ↑ a b Statistical overview of the municipality of Perl on www.perl-mosel.de
- ^ Federal Statistical Office (ed.): Historical municipality directory for the Federal Republic of Germany. Name, border and key number changes in municipalities, counties and administrative districts from May 27, 1970 to December 31, 1982 . W. Kohlhammer, Stuttgart / Mainz 1983, ISBN 3-17-003263-1 , p. 804 .