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Coat of arms of Canehan
Coat of arms
Canehan is located in France
Coordinates: 49°58′40″N 1°20′40″E / 49.9778°N 1.3444°E / 49.9778; 1.3444Coordinates: 49°58′40″N 1°20′40″E / 49.9778°N 1.3444°E / 49.9778; 1.3444
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Eu
Intercommunality CC Falaises du Talou
 • Mayor Dominique Declercq
Area1 6.18 km2 (2.39 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 324
 • Density 52/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76155 /76260
Elevation 16–119 m (52–390 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 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.

Canehan is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France.


A farming village situated in the Pays de Caux, some 16 miles (26 km) northeast of Dieppe, at the junction of the D226 and the D113 roads.


Historical population of Canehan
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 196 263 245 289 322 306 324
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[edit]

  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the twelfth century.

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