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Coat of arms of Friesen
Coat of arms
Friesen is located in France
Coordinates: 47°33′57″N 7°09′03″E / 47.5658°N 7.1508°E / 47.5658; 7.1508Coordinates: 47°33′57″N 7°09′03″E / 47.5658°N 7.1508°E / 47.5658; 7.1508
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Haut-Rhin
Arrondissement Altkirch
Canton Hirsingue
Intercommunality Canton of Hirsingue
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Geiger
Area1 8.42 km2 (3.25 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 538
 • Density 63.90/km2 (165.49/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 68098 /68580
Elevation 345–417 m (1,132–1,368 ft)
(avg. 360 m or 1,180 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.

Friesen is a commune. It is found in the Haut-Rhin department of eastern France.