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
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 CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
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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