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Rixheim is located in France
Coordinates: 47°44′58″N 7°24′19″E / 47.7494°N 7.4053°E / 47.7494; 7.4053Coordinates: 47°44′58″N 7°24′19″E / 47.7494°N 7.4053°E / 47.7494; 7.4053
Country France
Region Alsace
Department Haut-Rhin
Arrondissement Mulhouse
Canton Habsheim
Intercommunality Mulhouse Alsace Agglomération
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Olivier Becht
Area1 19.53 km2 (7.54 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 13,327
 • Density 680/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 68278 / 68170
Elevation 232–366 m (761–1,201 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.

Rixheim (French pronunciation: ​[ʁiksaim]; Alsatian: Rixe) is a commune in the Haut-Rhin department in Alsace in northeastern France. It forms part of the Mulhouse Alsace Agglomération, the inter-communal local government body for the Mulhouse conurbation.[1]

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  1. ^ "Mulhouse Alsace Agglomération". Mulhouse Alsace Agglomération. Retrieved 2011-04-07.