Barbery, Calvados

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Barbery
Abbey
Abbey
Coat of arms of Barbery
Coat of arms
Barbery is located in France
Barbery
Barbery
Coordinates: 49°00′38″N 0°21′09″W / 49.0106°N 0.3525°W / 49.0106; -0.3525Coordinates: 49°00′38″N 0°21′09″W / 49.0106°N 0.3525°W / 49.0106; -0.3525
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Bretteville-sur-Laize
Intercommunality Cingal
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Crocquevieille
Area
 • Land1 8.6 km2 (3.3 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 664
 • Population2 density 77/km2 (200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14039 / 14220
Elevation 77–193 m (253–633 ft)
(avg. 285 m or 935 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.

Barbery is a commune in the Calvados department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France.

History[edit]

During early medieval times Barbery and its abbey were under control of the de Livet family.[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 417 —    
1968 390 −6.5%
1975 366 −6.2%
1982 497 +35.8%
1990 500 +0.6%
1999 524 +4.8%
2008 664 +26.7%

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