Franken, Haut-Rhin

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Franken
Coat of arms of Franken
Coat of arms
Franken is located in France
Franken
Franken
Location within Grand Est region
Franken is located in Grand Est
Franken
Franken
Coordinates: 47°36′13″N 7°21′20″E / 47.6036°N 7.3556°E / 47.6036; 7.3556Coordinates: 47°36′13″N 7°21′20″E / 47.6036°N 7.3556°E / 47.6036; 7.3556
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentHaut-Rhin
ArrondissementAltkirch
CantonAltkirch
IntercommunalityVallée de Hundsbach
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Hubert Schertzinger
Area
1
6.22 km2 (2.40 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)2
331
 • Density53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
68096 /68130
Elevation326–432 m (1,070–1,417 ft)
(avg. 335 m or 1,099 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.

Franken is a commune in the Haut-Rhin department of east France.