Urbès

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Urbès
Commune
Urbès River
Urbès River
Coat of arms of Urbès
Coat of arms
Urbès is located in France
Urbès
Urbès
Location within Grand Est region
Urbès is located in Grand Est
Urbès
Urbès
Coordinates: 47°53′02″N 6°57′24″E / 47.8839°N 6.9567°E / 47.8839; 6.9567Coordinates: 47°53′02″N 6°57′24″E / 47.8839°N 6.9567°E / 47.8839; 6.9567
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Haut-Rhin
Arrondissement Thann-Guebwiller
Canton Cernay
Intercommunality Vallée de Saint-Amarin
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Claude Ehlinger
Area1 12.68 km2 (4.90 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 496
 • Density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 68344 /68121
Elevation 442–1,225 m (1,450–4,019 ft)
(avg. 450 m or 1,480 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.

Urbès (German: Urbis) is a commune in the Haut-Rhin department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

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