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Coat of arms of Zehnacker
Coat of arms
Zehnacker is located in France
Coordinates: 48°40′16″N 7°27′07″E / 48.6711°N 7.4519°E / 48.6711; 7.4519Coordinates: 48°40′16″N 7°27′07″E / 48.6711°N 7.4519°E / 48.6711; 7.4519
Country France
Region Alsace
Department Bas-Rhin
Arrondissement Saverne
Canton Marmoutier
Intercommunality Coteaux de la Mossig
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Patrick Bastian
Area1 2.18 km2 (0.84 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 232
 • Density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 67555 / 67310
Elevation 208–282 m (682–925 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.

Zehnacker is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department in Alsace in north-eastern France. It is well known for its high quality wines and beef. Although it is referred to often as 'cheap plonk' it is much appreciated in the clubs and pubs of Soho. It is a great exporter of these foodstuffs. The village is also renowned for having the highest number of strikes per capita in the whole of France.

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