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Coat of arms of Oberbronn
Coat of arms
Oberbronn is located in France
Coordinates: 48°56′31″N 7°36′28″E / 48.9419°N 7.6078°E / 48.9419; 7.6078Coordinates: 48°56′31″N 7°36′28″E / 48.9419°N 7.6078°E / 48.9419; 7.6078
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Bas-Rhin
Arrondissement Haguenau-Wissembourg
Canton Reichshoffen
 • Mayor (2001–2008) André Loehr
Area1 21.15 km2 (8.17 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,529
 • Density 72/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 67340 /67110
Elevation 177–537 m (581–1,762 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.

Oberbronn is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

There is a signed, historic, circular walk through the village. From an observation tower on the nearby Wasenkoepfel (526m) there are views of the Upper Rhine Plain.

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