Murbach

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Murbach
Commune
Romanesque church, Murbach Abbey
Romanesque church, Murbach Abbey
Coat of arms of Murbach
Coat of arms
Murbach is located in France
Murbach
Murbach
Location within Grand Est region
Murbach is located in Grand Est
Murbach
Murbach
Coordinates: 47°55′29″N 7°09′29″E / 47.9247°N 7.1581°E / 47.9247; 7.1581Coordinates: 47°55′29″N 7°09′29″E / 47.9247°N 7.1581°E / 47.9247; 7.1581
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Haut-Rhin
Arrondissement Thann-Guebwiller
Canton Guebwiller
Intercommunality Région de Guebwiller
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) René Gross
Area1 6.66 km2 (2.57 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 137
 • Density 21/km2 (53/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 68229 /68530
Elevation 396–1,420 m (1,299–4,659 ft)
(avg. 420 m or 1,380 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.

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

Murbach Abbey is located near Murbach.

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