From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Coat of arms of Mertzen
Coat of arms
Mertzen is located in France
Coordinates: 47°35′28″N 7°07′52″E / 47.5911°N 7.1311°E / 47.5911; 7.1311Coordinates: 47°35′28″N 7°07′52″E / 47.5911°N 7.1311°E / 47.5911; 7.1311
Country France
Region Alsace
Department Haut-Rhin
Arrondissement Altkirch
Canton Hirsingue
Intercommunality Vallée de la Largue
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Charles Schwartzentruber
Area1 2.01 km2 (0.78 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 210
 • Density 100/km2 (270/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 68202 / 68210
Elevation 329–400 m (1,079–1,312 ft)
(avg. 350 m or 1,150 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.

Mertzen (German: Merzen) is a commune in the Haut-Rhin department in Alsace in north-eastern France.

See also[edit]