Herbitzheim

Herbitzheim is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

Herbitzheim
Coat of arms of Herbitzheim
Coat of arms
Location of Herbitzheim
Herbitzheim is located in France
Herbitzheim
Herbitzheim
Herbitzheim is located in Grand Est
Herbitzheim
Herbitzheim
Coordinates: 49°00′56″N 7°05′06″E / 49.0156°N 7.085°E / 49.0156; 7.085Coordinates: 49°00′56″N 7°05′06″E / 49.0156°N 7.085°E / 49.0156; 7.085
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentBas-Rhin
ArrondissementSaverne
CantonIngwiller
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Michel Kuffler
Area
1
21.73 km2 (8.39 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
1,839
 • Density85/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
67191 /67260
Elevation203–282 m (666–925 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Herbitzheim is one of thirteen member communes of the Association of Sarre-Union region communes.

LocationEdit

The village is located in the north west of Alsace, on the Saar Coal Canal at point where the little River Eichel flows into the Saar.

Surrounding communes are Siltzheim to the north, Oermingen in the south-east and Keskastel to the south. To the west the commune is on the border with Sarreguemines in the adjacent Moselle département.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.