Dambach-la-Ville

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Dambach-la-Ville
Saint-Sébastien chapel
Saint-Sébastien chapel
Coat of arms of Dambach-la-Ville
Coat of arms
Dambach-la-Ville is located in France
Dambach-la-Ville
Dambach-la-Ville
Coordinates: 48°19′29″N 7°25′41″E / 48.3247°N 7.4281°E / 48.3247; 7.4281Coordinates: 48°19′29″N 7°25′41″E / 48.3247°N 7.4281°E / 48.3247; 7.4281
CountryFrance
RegionAlsace
DepartmentBas-Rhin
ArrondissementSélestat-Erstein
CantonBarr
IntercommunalityBernstein et l'Ungersberg
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008)Gérard Zippert
Area
 • Land128.83 km2 (11.13 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population21,979
 • Population2 density69/km2 (180/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code67084 / 67650
Elevation164–662 m (538–2,172 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.
 
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Dambach-la-Ville
Saint-Sébastien chapel
Saint-Sébastien chapel
Coat of arms of Dambach-la-Ville
Coat of arms
Dambach-la-Ville is located in France
Dambach-la-Ville
Dambach-la-Ville
Coordinates: 48°19′29″N 7°25′41″E / 48.3247°N 7.4281°E / 48.3247; 7.4281Coordinates: 48°19′29″N 7°25′41″E / 48.3247°N 7.4281°E / 48.3247; 7.4281
CountryFrance
RegionAlsace
DepartmentBas-Rhin
ArrondissementSélestat-Erstein
CantonBarr
IntercommunalityBernstein et l'Ungersberg
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008)Gérard Zippert
Area
 • Land128.83 km2 (11.13 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population21,979
 • Population2 density69/km2 (180/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code67084 / 67650
Elevation164–662 m (538–2,172 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.

Dambach-la-Ville (German: Dambach) is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department in Alsace in north-eastern France.

It lies northwest of Sélestat, on the eastern slopes of the Vosges mountains.

Dambach-la-Ville is known for its quality wines.

Demography[edit]

1962196819751982199019992006
2035205120391907180019731979

Twin towns[edit]

Dambach-la-Ville is twinned with:

Wine[edit]

Dambach-la-Ville is the largest wine-producing village in Alsace. Its vineyards produce one of the finest Alsacian wines: the Grand Cru Frankstein (fr).

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