|Canton||Le Sillon mosellan|
|Community association||Metz Métropole|
|surface||14.58 km 2|
|Residents||14,214 (January 1, 2017)|
|Population density||975 inhabitants / km 2|
Woippy (German: Wappingen, Lorraine Weppech ) is a French commune with 14,214 inhabitants (as of January 1, 2017) in the Moselle department in the Grand Est region (until 2015 Lorraine ). The inhabitants call themselves Woippyciens .
From 1915 to 1918 and from 1940 to 1944 it had the German name Wappingen .
Woippy was first mentioned as Guapeio in 1123 .
The German agricultural machinery manufacturer Claas operates a production facility for agricultural equipment with 470 employees in Woippy.
- Haute maison from the 15th century
- Vincent Gérard (* 1986), handball goalkeeper