Biederthal

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Biederthal
Bierthel
Commune
Saint Michael Church in Biederthal
Saint Michael Church in Biederthal
Coat of arms of Biederthal
Coat of arms
Biederthal is located in France
Biederthal
Biederthal
Location within Grand Est region
Biederthal is located in Grand Est
Biederthal
Biederthal
Coordinates: 47°28′14″N 7°26′57″E / 47.4706°N 7.4492°E / 47.4706; 7.4492Coordinates: 47°28′14″N 7°26′57″E / 47.4706°N 7.4492°E / 47.4706; 7.4492
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Haut-Rhin
Arrondissement Altkirch
Canton Altkirch
Intercommunality Jura alsacien
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Dominique Geyer
Area1 4.16 km2 (1.61 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 350
 • Density 84/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 68035 /68480
Elevation 375–530 m (1,230–1,739 ft)
(avg. 420 m or 1,380 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.

Biederthal (Alemannic German: Bierthel) is a commune in the Haut-Rhin department in Alsace in north-eastern France. It is located on the border with Switzerland, next to the Swiss villages of Rodersdorf and Metzerlen-Mariastein.

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