Hangenbieten

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Hangenbieten
Hàngebiete
Commune
Coat of arms of Hangenbieten
Coat of arms
Hangenbieten is located in France
Hangenbieten
Hangenbieten
Coordinates: 48°33′35″N 7°36′52″E / 48.5597°N 7.6144°E / 48.5597; 7.6144Coordinates: 48°33′35″N 7°36′52″E / 48.5597°N 7.6144°E / 48.5597; 7.6144
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Bas-Rhin
Arrondissement Strasbourg
Canton Lingolsheim
Intercommunality Strasbourg Eurométropole
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) André Bieth
Area1 4.11 km2 (1.59 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 1,515
 • Density 370/km2 (950/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 67182 /67980
Elevation 147–209 m (482–686 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.

Hangenbieten is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department and Grand Est region of north-eastern France.

The name is a contraction of the former Hangenbietenheim.

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Hangenbieten lies 2 km north of Strasbourg Airport and 10 km west of central Strasbourg. The village is traversed by the Canal de la Bruche, built by Vauban following King Louis XIV of France's annexation of the Prince-Bishopric of Strasbourg in 1681. The canal connects Strasbourg to Molsheim and is followed by a cycle path.

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