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Coat of arms of Handschuheim
Coat of arms
Handschuheim is located in France
Coordinates: 48°36′13″N 7°34′41″E / 48.6036°N 7.5781°E / 48.6036; 7.5781Coordinates: 48°36′13″N 7°34′41″E / 48.6036°N 7.5781°E / 48.6036; 7.5781
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Bas-Rhin
Arrondissement Saverne
Canton Bouxwiller
Intercommunality CC Kochersberg
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Oberle
Area1 2.4 km2 (0.9 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 306
 • Density 130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 67181 /67117
Elevation 173–213 m (568–699 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.

Handschuheim is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

It lies a few kilometres to the west of Strasbourg along the old national road RN4.

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