Adstock, Quebec

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Adstock
Municipality
Location within Les Appalaches RCM.
Location within Les Appalaches RCM.
Adstock is located in Southern Quebec
Adstock
Adstock
Location in province of Quebec.
Coordinates: 46°03′N 71°05′W / 46.050°N 71.083°W / 46.050; -71.083Coordinates: 46°03′N 71°05′W / 46.050°N 71.083°W / 46.050; -71.083[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Chaudière-Appalaches
RCM Les Appalaches
Constituted October 24, 2001
Named for Adstock[1]
Government[2]
 • Mayor René Gosselin
 • Federal riding Mégantic—L'Érable
 • Prov. riding Lotbinière-Frontenac
Area[2][3]
 • Total 305.80 km2 (118.07 sq mi)
 • Land 290.11 km2 (112.01 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 2,643
 • Density 9.1/km2 (24/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 1.3%
 • Dwellings 1,711
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) G0N 1S0
Area code(s) 418 and 581
Highways Route 267
Route 269
Website www.municipalite
adstock.qc.ca

Adstock is a municipality in the Les Appalaches Regional County Municipality in the Chaudière-Appalaches region of Quebec, Canada. Its population in the Canada 2011 Census was 2,643.[2][3]

Adstock was created on February 14, 2001, after the amalgamation of Saint-Méthode-de-Frontenac and Sacré-Coeur-de-Marie-Partie-Sud. On October 24, 2001, Sainte-Anne-du-Lac joined the new municipality.

Adstock was named after the township in which the former municipality of Saint-Méthode-de-Frontenac lies. The township was itself named after the village of Adstock in Buckinghamshire, England.

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