Munchhausen, Bas-Rhin

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Coat of arms of Munchhausen
Coat of arms
Munchhausen is located in France
Coordinates: 48°55′18″N 8°08′50″E / 48.9217°N 8.1472°E / 48.9217; 8.1472Coordinates: 48°55′18″N 8°08′50″E / 48.9217°N 8.1472°E / 48.9217; 8.1472
Country France
Region Alsace
Department Bas-Rhin
Arrondissement Wissembourg
Canton Seltz
Intercommunality Seltz Delta de la Sauer
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Richard Stoltz
Area1 5.92 km2 (2.29 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 733
 • Density 120/km2 (320/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 67308 / 67470
Elevation 106–142 m (348–466 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.

Munchhausen (German: Münchhausen) is a commune on the Rhine in the Bas-Rhin department in Alsace in north-eastern France.

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