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.

Erstein (French pronunciation: ​[ɛʁʃtain]) is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department in the Alsace region in France.


Erstein was known in Alsace in the Middle Age for its Benedictine Abbey. An Ancient Roman village, its existence had been attested to by the Merovingian.


Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2007
no. inhabitants 6165 6288 7434 8095 8600 9665 9592 9971

Twin towns


See also