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Coat of arms of Sewen
Coat of arms
Sewen is located in France
Coordinates: 47°48′29″N 6°54′20″E / 47.8081°N 6.9056°E / 47.8081; 6.9056Coordinates: 47°48′29″N 6°54′20″E / 47.8081°N 6.9056°E / 47.8081; 6.9056
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Haut-Rhin
Arrondissement Thann-Guebwiller
Canton Masevaux
Intercommunality Vallée de la Doller et du Soultzbach
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Paul Bindler
Area1 21.5 km2 (8.3 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 541
 • Density 25/km2 (65/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 68307 /68290
Elevation 483–1,242 m (1,585–4,075 ft)
(avg. 500 m or 1,600 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.

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

between Sewen and La Gentiane, road panorama
Sewen, church: l'église Notre Dame

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