Wittenheim

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Wittenheim
Commune
The town hall
The town hall
Coat of arms of Wittenheim
Coat of arms
Wittenheim is located in France
Wittenheim
Wittenheim
Location within Grand Est region
Wittenheim is located in Grand Est
Wittenheim
Wittenheim
Coordinates: 47°48′29″N 7°20′15″E / 47.8081°N 7.3375°E / 47.8081; 7.3375Coordinates: 47°48′29″N 7°20′15″E / 47.8081°N 7.3375°E / 47.8081; 7.3375
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Haut-Rhin
Arrondissement Mulhouse
Canton Wittenheim
Intercommunality MAA
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Antoine Homé
Area1 19.01 km2 (7.34 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 14,713
 • Density 770/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 68376 /68270
Dialling codes 0389[1]
Elevation 223–254 m (732–833 ft)
(avg. 230 m or 750 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.

Wittenheim is a commune in the Haut-Rhin department in Grand Est in north-eastern France. It is one of the northern suburbs of the city of Mulhouse, and forms part of the Mulhouse Alsace Agglomération, the inter-communal local government body for the Mulhouse conurbation.[2] The commune contains two mining villages, the Cité Jeune-Bois and the Cité Sainte-Barbe.

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