Kolbsheim

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Kolbsheim
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Kolbsheim is located in France
Kolbsheim
Kolbsheim
Coordinates: 48°33′42″N 7°35′21″E / 48.5617°N 7.5892°E / 48.5617; 7.5892Coordinates: 48°33′42″N 7°35′21″E / 48.5617°N 7.5892°E / 48.5617; 7.5892
Country France
Region Alsace
Department Bas-Rhin
Arrondissement Strasbourg-Campagne
Canton Geispolsheim
Intercommunality Châteaux
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008–2014) Dany Karcher
Area
 • Land1 3.33 km2 (1.29 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 839
 • Population2 density 250/km2 (650/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 67247 / 67120
Elevation 152–211 m (499–692 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.

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

Between June 1974 and January 1983 the commune was merged with Duppigheim.

Geography[edit]

Kolbsheim is an Alsatian village positioned a short distance to the south-west of Strasbourg, and less than two kilometres from Strasbourg Airport. Adjacent communes are Hangenbieten, Breuschwickersheim and Ernolsheim sur Bruche.

Notable people[edit]

Jacques Maritain

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