Flexbourg

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Flexbourg
Flexbourg is located in France
Flexbourg
Flexbourg
Coordinates: 48°34′21″N 7°25′54″E / 48.5725°N 7.4317°E / 48.5725; 7.4317Coordinates: 48°34′21″N 7°25′54″E / 48.5725°N 7.4317°E / 48.5725; 7.4317
Country France
Region Alsace
Department Bas-Rhin
Arrondissement Molsheim
Canton Wasselonne
Intercommunality Villages du Kehlbach
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Elisabeth Vierling
Area1 1.7 km2 (0.7 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 470
 • Density 280/km2 (720/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 67139 / 67310
Elevation 209–273 m (686–896 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Flexbourg is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department in Alsace in north-eastern France.

Decline and revival[edit]

Between 1806 and 1836 the registered population increased from 524 to 622, before falling back to 265 by 1962. Since then it has picked up, to stand at 470 in 2006.

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