Schwenheim

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Schwenheim
Schwenheim is located in France
Schwenheim
Schwenheim
Coordinates: 48°42′51″N 7°24′48″E / 48.7142°N 7.4133°E / 48.7142; 7.4133Coordinates: 48°42′51″N 7°24′48″E / 48.7142°N 7.4133°E / 48.7142; 7.4133
Country France
Region Alsace
Department Bas-Rhin
Arrondissement Saverne
Canton Marmoutier
Intercommunality Pays de Marmoutier
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Koehler
Area
 • Land1 4.96 km2 (1.92 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Population2 661
 • Population2 density 130/km2 (350/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 67459 / 67440
Elevation 194–262 m (636–860 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.

Schwenheim is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department in Alsace in north-eastern France. It was first called "Schweinheim" (Schwein means "pig" in German), but it changed 19 July 1953.

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