Schwenheim

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Schwenheim
Commune
Coat of arms of Schwenheim
Coat of arms
Schwenheim is located in France
Schwenheim
Schwenheim
Location within Grand Est region
Schwenheim is located in Grand Est
Schwenheim
Schwenheim
Coordinates: 48°42′51″N 7°24′48″E / 48.7142°N 7.4133°E / 48.7142; 7.4133Coordinates: 48°42′51″N 7°24′48″E / 48.7142°N 7.4133°E / 48.7142; 7.4133
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Bas-Rhin
Arrondissement Saverne
Canton Saverne
Intercommunality Pays de Marmoutier
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Koehler
Area1 4.96 km2 (1.92 sq mi)
Population (2010)2 661
 • Density 130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 67459 /67440
Elevation 194–262 m (636–860 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.

Schwenheim is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department in Grand Est in north-eastern France. It was first called "Schweinheim" (Schwein means "pig" in German), but it changed 19 July 1953.

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