Addington Parish, New Brunswick

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Addington
Parish
Location within Restigouche County.
Location within Restigouche County.
Coordinates: 47°42′28″N 66°45′40″W / 47.707777°N 66.76111°W / 47.707777; -66.76111Coordinates: 47°42′28″N 66°45′40″W / 47.707777°N 66.76111°W / 47.707777; -66.76111
Country  Canada
Province  New Brunswick
County Restigouche
Established 1826
Area[1]
 • Land 1,024.99 km2 (395.75 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 2,615
 • Density 2.6/km2 (7/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 4.1%
 • Dwellings 1,086
Time zone AST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC-3)

Addington is a Canadian parish in Restigouche County, New Brunswick.[2]

Delineation[edit]

Addington Parish is defined in the Territorial Division Act as:

West by Eldon Parish; north by the Province of Quebec; south by the Northumberland County line; and east by a line running true south from the most eastern point of the western side of the mouth of Walkers Brook, including all the islands in front in the Restigouche River which belong to this Province.

Communities[edit]

Parish population total does not include incorporated municipalities (in bold).

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Historical Census Data - Addington Parish, New Brunswick[5]
Year Pop.   ±%  
1991 3,179 —    
1996 3,014 −5.2%
Year Pop.   ±%  
2001 2,982 −1.1%
2006 2,727 −8.6%
Year Pop.   ±%  
2011 2,615 −4.1%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Addington Parish, New Brunswick[5]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
2,610
1,950 Decrease 2.5% 74.71% 630 Decrease 8.0% 24.14% 30 Increase 20.0% 1.15% 0 Decrease 100.0% 0.00%
2006
2,720
2,000 Decrease 13.6% 73.53% 685 Increase 6.2% 25.18% 25 Increase 25.0% 0.92% 10 Steady 0.0% 0.37%
2001
2,990
2,315 Increase 7.7% 77.42% 645 Decrease 17.8% 21.57% 20 Decrease 50.0% 0.67% 10 Decrease 50.0% 0.33%
1996
2,995
2,150 n/a 71.79% 785 n/a 26.21% 40 n/a 1.33% 20 n/a 0.67%

Access Routes[edit]

Highways and numbered routes that run through the parish, including external routes that start or finish at the parish limits:[6]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c 2011 Statistics Canada Census Profile: Addington Parish, New Brunswick
  2. ^ New Brunswick Provincial Archives - Addington Parish
  3. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-03-16. 
  4. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. Retrieved 2014-03-16. 
  5. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census
  6. ^ Atlantic Canada Back Road Atlas ISBN 978-1-55368-618-7 Pages 5, 14