Merxheim, Haut-Rhin

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This article is about the town in France. For the municipality in Germany, see Merxheim.
Coat of arms of Merxheim
Coat of arms
Merxheim is located in France
Coordinates: 47°54′41″N 7°17′36″E / 47.9114°N 7.2933°E / 47.9114; 7.2933Coordinates: 47°54′41″N 7°17′36″E / 47.9114°N 7.2933°E / 47.9114; 7.2933
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Haut-Rhin
Arrondissement Thann-Guebwiller
Canton Guebwiller
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Patrice Fluck
Area1 9.1 km2 (3.5 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,280
 • Density 140/km2 (360/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 68203 /68500
Elevation 208–229 m (682–751 ft)
(avg. 220 m or 720 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.

Merxheim is a commune in the Haut-Rhin department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

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