Geudertheim

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Geudertheim

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The church in Geudertheim
The church in Geudertheim
Coat of arms of Geudertheim
Coat of arms
Location of Geudertheim
Geudertheim is located in France
Geudertheim
Geudertheim
Geudertheim is located in Grand Est
Geudertheim
Geudertheim
Coordinates: 48°43′26″N 7°45′19″E / 48.7239°N 7.7553°E / 48.7239; 7.7553Coordinates: 48°43′26″N 7°45′19″E / 48.7239°N 7.7553°E / 48.7239; 7.7553
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentBas-Rhin
ArrondissementHaguenau-Wissembourg
CantonBrumath
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Gross
Area
1
11.27 km2 (4.35 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
2,520
 • Density220/km2 (580/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
67156 /67170
Elevation133–188 m (436–617 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Geudertheim is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

Geography[edit]

Geudertheim is a village in the Basse Zorn district, in the heart of the Alsace Asparagus Country, positioned half way between Haguenau and Strasbourg; the Rhine and the German frontier are 15 kilometres (9 mi) to the east. Neighbouring villages are Hœrdt to the south, Bietlenheim to the east, Brumath to the west and Weitbruch to the north.

Notable people[edit]

Landmarks[edit]

  • The Protestant church dates from 1842: the church tower is from the twelfth century, however.
  • The Roman Catholic Church dates from 1900. Attached to it is the fifteenth-century funerary chapel of the Schauenbourg family along with a fifteenth-century tabernacle considered one of the most beautiful in Alsace.
  • Castle Schauenbourg.
  • A mill on the Zorn River.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019. Cite web requires |website= (help)