Gumbrechtshoffen

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Gumbrechtshoffen
Coat of arms of Gumbrechtshoffen
Coat of arms
Location of Gumbrechtshoffen
Gumbrechtshoffen is located in France
Gumbrechtshoffen
Gumbrechtshoffen
Gumbrechtshoffen is located in Grand Est
Gumbrechtshoffen
Gumbrechtshoffen
Coordinates: 48°54′21″N 7°37′51″E / 48.9058°N 7.6308°E / 48.9058; 7.6308Coordinates: 48°54′21″N 7°37′51″E / 48.9058°N 7.6308°E / 48.9058; 7.6308
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentBas-Rhin
ArrondissementHaguenau-Wissembourg
CantonReichshoffen
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Fernand Feig (PR)
Area
1
5.74 km2 (2.22 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,177
 • Density210/km2 (530/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
67174 /67110
Elevation167–271 m (548–889 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Gumbrechtshoffen is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department in Grand Est in north-eastern France, approximately 18 kilometres (eleven miles) northwest of Haguenau.

On September 1, 1945, the villages of Gumbrechtshoffen-Oberbronn (Obergumbrechtshoffen in Alsatian) and Gumbrechtshoffen-Niederbronn (Niedergumbrechtshoffen) merged: Gumbrechtshoffen was the result.

Geography[edit]

The commune is positioned between Niederbronn and Haguenau, a couple of kilometres to the west of the main road that connects the two, it is traversed by the River Zinsel.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.