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Coat of arms of Balschwiller
Coat of arms
Balschwiller is located in France
Coordinates: 47°40′10″N 7°10′09″E / 47.6694°N 7.1692°E / 47.6694; 7.1692Coordinates: 47°40′10″N 7°10′09″E / 47.6694°N 7.1692°E / 47.6694; 7.1692
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Haut-Rhin
Arrondissement Altkirch
Canton Dannemarie
Intercommunality Porte d'Alsace
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marie Schnoebelen
Area1 9.79 km2 (3.78 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 583
 • Density 60/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 68018 /68210
Elevation 273–348 m (896–1,142 ft)
(avg. 280 m or 920 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.

Balschwiller (German: Balschweiler) is a commune in the Haut-Rhin department in Alsace in north-eastern France.

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