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|• Mayor (2008–)||Jean Pierre Thévenot|
|• Land1||13.57 km2 (5.24 sq mi)|
|• Population2 density||240/km2 (620/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||76159 / 76450|
|Elevation||10–126 m (33–413 ft)
(avg. 25 m or 82 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.
|The arms of Cany-Barville are blazoned :
Quarterly 1: Argent, 2 garbs of wheat vert and an apple tree vert fructed gules; 2: Azure, a horse and in sinister chief a sheep argent; 3: Azure, a pike contourny and an eel contourny argent; 4: Argent, a hill filling most of the field, rising to sinister, with 5 trees at the top, vert, a fess wavy argent 'river'. [Really, quarter 4 is Vert, a fess wavy argent, and a bit of indescribable sky argent.]
|From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.|
Places of interest
- The church of St. Siméon, at Barville, dating from the sixteenth century.
- The church of St. Martin, at Cany, dating from the thirteenth century.
- The seventeenth-century chapel of St. Gilles and St. Leu
- The seventeenth-century chateau de Cany, built between 1640 and 1656 by François Mansart, with its chapel and a park.
- Remnants of a fortified manorhouse dating from the fourteenth century.
- A feudal motte at Barville.
- The fifteenth century watermill and museum.
- Louis Bouilhet, French poet, was born here.
- Official website of Cany-Barville (French)
- The Chateau website (French)
- Cany-Barville on the Quid website (French)
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