Lichtenberg, Bas-Rhin

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Coat of arms of Lichtenberg
Coat of arms
Lichtenberg is located in France
Coordinates: 48°55′18″N 7°28′53″E / 48.9217°N 7.4814°E / 48.9217; 7.4814Coordinates: 48°55′18″N 7°28′53″E / 48.9217°N 7.4814°E / 48.9217; 7.4814
Country France
Region Alsace
Department Bas-Rhin
Arrondissement Saverne
Canton La Petite-Pierre
Intercommunality Pays de La Petite-Pierre
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Georges Sand
Area1 12.12 km2 (4.68 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 557
 • Density 46/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 67265 / 67340
Elevation 195–411 m (640–1,348 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.

Lichtenberg is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department in Alsace in north-eastern France.

The village forms a part of the Parc naturel régional des Vosges du Nord.


Surrounding communes are Baerenthal in the neighbouring Moselle département to the north-east, Offwiller et Rothbach to the south-east, Ingwiller in the south, Wimmenau in the south-west and Reipertswiller to the north-west.


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