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Knoersheim is located in France
Coordinates: 48°40′54″N 7°27′42″E / 48.6817°N 7.4617°E / 48.6817; 7.4617Coordinates: 48°40′54″N 7°27′42″E / 48.6817°N 7.4617°E / 48.6817; 7.4617
Country France
Region Alsace
Department Bas-Rhin
Arrondissement Saverne
Canton Marmoutier
Intercommunality Coteaux de la Mossig
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Gérard Wandhammer
Area1 2.36 km2 (0.91 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 196
 • Density 83/km2 (220/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 67245 / 67310
Elevation 196–285 m (643–935 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.

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


Knœrsheim is positioned some twelve kilometres (7 miles) to the south-east of Saverne. Surrounding communes are Zeinheim and Rangen to the south-east, Zehnacker in the south and Westhouse-Marmoutier to the north-west

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