La Wantzenau

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La Wantzenau
The Ill River in La Wantzenau
The Ill River in La Wantzenau
Coat of arms of La Wantzenau
Coat of arms
La Wantzenau is located in France
La Wantzenau
La Wantzenau
Location within Grand Est region
La Wantzenau is located in Grand Est
La Wantzenau
La Wantzenau
Coordinates: 48°39′32″N 7°49′45″E / 48.6589°N 7.8292°E / 48.6589; 7.8292Coordinates: 48°39′32″N 7°49′45″E / 48.6589°N 7.8292°E / 48.6589; 7.8292
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Bas-Rhin
Arrondissement Strasbourg-Campagne
Canton Brumath
Intercommunality Strasbourg
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Claude Graebling
Area1 25.39 km2 (9.80 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 5,892
 • Density 230/km2 (600/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 67519 /67610
Elevation 128–135 m (420–443 ft)
(avg. 130 m or 430 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.

La Wantzenau is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department, Alsace, France. It is close to Strasbourg. There are many Alsatian-style houses left in La Wantzenau. There are also modern houses.