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
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Bas-Rhin
Arrondissement Strasbourg-Campagne
Canton Brumath
Intercommunality Strasbourg
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Claude Graebling
Area1 25.39 km2 (9.80 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 5,892
 • Density 232.06/km2 (601.03/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.