Franken, Haut-Rhin

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Franken
Commune
The church in Franken
The church in Franken
Coat of arms of Franken
Coat of arms
Franken is located in France
Franken
Franken
Location within Grand Est region
Franken is located in Grand Est
Franken
Franken
Coordinates: 47°36′13″N 7°21′20″E / 47.6036°N 7.3556°E / 47.6036; 7.3556Coordinates: 47°36′13″N 7°21′20″E / 47.6036°N 7.3556°E / 47.6036; 7.3556
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Haut-Rhin
Arrondissement Altkirch
Canton Altkirch
Intercommunality Vallée de Hundsbach
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Hubert Schertzinger
Area1 6.22 km2 (2.40 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 331
 • Density 53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 68096 /68130
Elevation 326–432 m (1,070–1,417 ft)
(avg. 335 m or 1,099 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.

Franken is a commune in the Haut-Rhin department in Alsace in north-eastern France.

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