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Panorama of Dambach-la-Ville, seen towards southeast and the plain
Panorama of Dambach-la-Ville, seen towards southeast and the plain
Coat of arms of Dambach-la-Ville
Coat of arms
Dambach-la-Ville is located in France
Coordinates: 48°19′29″N 7°25′41″E / 48.3247°N 7.4281°E / 48.3247; 7.4281Coordinates: 48°19′29″N 7°25′41″E / 48.3247°N 7.4281°E / 48.3247; 7.4281
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Bas-Rhin
Arrondissement Sélestat-Erstein
Canton Obernai
Intercommunality Bernstein et l'Ungersberg
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Claude Hauller
Area1 28.83 km2 (11.13 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,979
 • Density 69/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 67084 /67650
Elevation 164–662 m (538–2,172 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.

Dambach-la-Ville (German: Dambach) is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department in Alsace in north-eastern France.

It lies northwest of Sélestat, on the eastern slopes of the Vosges mountains.

Dambach-la-Ville is known for its quality wines.


Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 2,035 —    
1968 2,051 +0.8%
1975 2,039 −0.6%
1982 1,907 −6.5%
1990 1,800 −5.6%
1999 1,973 +9.6%
2006 1,979 +0.3%

Twin towns[edit]

Dambach-la-Ville is twinned with:


Dambach-la-Ville is the largest wine-producing village in Alsace. Its vineyards produce one of the finest Alsacian wines: the Grand Cru Frankstein (fr).

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