Mulhouse facts for kids
|Elevation||232–338 m (761–1,109 ft)
(avg. 240 m or 790 ft*)
|Land area1||22.18 km2 (8.56 sq mi)|
|- Density||4,993/km2 (12,930/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||68224/ 68100|
|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.|
- The Doller
- The Ill
Mulhouse dates back to the XIIth century. Medieval Mulhouse consists of an upper and a lower town.
- The upper town developed from the 18th century on.
- The lower town used to be the quarter of merchants and craftsmen. It developed around the Place de la Réunion (which commemorates its reunion with France). Nowadays this area is for pedestrians.
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Hôtel de Ville (Rothüs), Mulhouse
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