Hunspach

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

Hunspach

Hunschpàch
Main Street in Hunspach
Main Street in Hunspach
Coat of arms of Hunspach
Coat of arms
Location of Hunspach
Hunspach is located in France
Hunspach
Hunspach
Hunspach is located in Grand Est
Hunspach
Hunspach
Coordinates: 48°57′N 7°56′E / 48.95°N 7.94°E / 48.95; 7.94Coordinates: 48°57′N 7°56′E / 48.95°N 7.94°E / 48.95; 7.94
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentBas-Rhin
ArrondissementHaguenau-Wissembourg
CantonWissembourg
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Bertrand Wahl
Area
1
5.49 km2 (2.12 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
637
 • Density120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
67213 /67250
Elevation138–207 m (453–679 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

The commune lies a short distance to the south of Wissembourg within the North Vosges Natural Park.

SightsEdit

The village is a member of the Les Plus Beaux Villages de France ("The most beautiful villages of France") association..

Hunspach has retained much of its traditional architecture. The houses are white and in the Alsatian half timbered style. Open central yards offer glimpses of the working farms within.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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