|Area||66.57 km2 (25.70 sq mi)|
|Density||1,000/km2 (2,700/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+01:00 (CET)|
|Summer (DST)||UTC+02:00 (CEST)|
|INSEE/Postal code||68066 /68000|
|Elevation||175-214 m (574-702 ft)(avg. 197 m or 646 ft)|
Where is Colmar, France Located?
Colmar is a town in the Grand Est region of northeastern France. It is the capital of the Haut-Rhin department and is situated near the border with Germany. Colmar is known for its well-preserved medieval old town and its charming half-timbered houses. The town is located in the Alsace region, which has a unique blend of French and German influences in its culture and architecture. Colmar is approximately 68 kilometers (42 miles) south-southwest of Strasbourg, another major city in the region.