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Coat of arms of Kogenheim
Coat of arms
Kogenheim is located in France
Coordinates: 48°20′17″N 7°32′32″E / 48.3381°N 7.5422°E / 48.3381; 7.5422Coordinates: 48°20′17″N 7°32′32″E / 48.3381°N 7.5422°E / 48.3381; 7.5422
Country France
Region Alsace
Department Bas-Rhin
Arrondissement Sélestat-Erstein
Canton Benfeld
Intercommunality Benfeld et environs
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Gaston Schmitt
 • Land1 11.77 km2 (4.54 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,064
 • Population2 density 90/km2 (230/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 67246 / 67230
Elevation 159–166 m (522–545 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.

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


The commune is on the east of the Route Nationale RN83, till recently the main road linking Strasbourg with Colmar and still, despite extensive official 'declassification' following the opening of the Autoroute A35 a short distance to the west, a major regional road artery. Kogenheim also has its own railway station.

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