Eschau, Bas-Rhin

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Coat of arms of Eschau
Coat of arms
Eschau is located in France
Coordinates: 48°29′19″N 7°43′00″E / 48.4886°N 7.7167°E / 48.4886; 7.7167Coordinates: 48°29′19″N 7°43′00″E / 48.4886°N 7.7167°E / 48.4886; 7.7167
Country France
Region Alsace-Champagne-Ardenne-Lorraine
Department Bas-Rhin
Arrondissement Strasbourg
Canton Illkirch-Graffenstaden
Intercommunality Strasbourg
 • Mayor (2008–2015) Jean-Louis Freyd
Area1 11.83 km2 (4.57 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 4,806
 • Density 410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 67131 / 67114
Elevation 142–148 m (466–486 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.

Eschau is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department in Alsace-Champagne-Ardenne-Lorraine in north-eastern France.

It is situated 8 km south of Strasbourg.

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