Hecken, Haut-Rhin

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Coat of arms of Hecken
Coat of arms
Hecken is located in France
Coordinates: 47°41′34″N 7°07′32″E / 47.6928°N 7.1256°E / 47.6928; 7.1256Coordinates: 47°41′34″N 7°07′32″E / 47.6928°N 7.1256°E / 47.6928; 7.1256
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Haut-Rhin
Arrondissement Altkirch
Canton Dannemarie
Intercommunality porte d'Alsace
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Gentzbittel
Area1 2.45 km2 (0.95 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 467
 • Density 190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 68125 /68210
Elevation 293–320 m (961–1,050 ft)
(avg. 300 m or 980 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.

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

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