|surface||6.32 km 2|
|Residents||603 (January 1, 2017)|
|Population density||95 inhabitants / km 2|
View of town in front of the Hohkönigsburg
Orschwiller (German Orschweiler ) is a French commune with 603 inhabitants (as of January 1, 2017) in the Bas-Rhin department in the Grand Est region (until 2015 Alsace ). It is located in the agglomeration between Sélestat (German Schlettstadt ) and Ribeauvillé ( Rappoltsweiler ) and belongs to the Communauté de communes de Sélestat . The Hohkönigsburg lies above the village .
The municipal administration is housed in a half-timbered house, of which there are many in Orschwiller. Outside the populated area is the Saint-Maurice church , which is also claimed by the neighboring parish of Saint-Hippolyte ( Sankt Pilt ). Other monuments are included in the relevant list .
- Le Patrimoine des Communes du Bas-Rhin. Flohic Editions, Volume 2, Charenton-le-Pont 1999, ISBN 2-84234-055-8 , pp. 1209-1211.