Antoine-Labelle Regional County Municipality

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Antoine-Labelle
Regional county municipality
Location of Antoine-Labelle
Coordinates: 46°53′N 75°20′W / 46.883°N 75.333°W / 46.883; -75.333Coordinates: 46°53′N 75°20′W / 46.883°N 75.333°W / 46.883; -75.333[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Laurentides
Effective January 1, 1983
County seat Mont-Laurier
Government[2]
 • Type Prefecture
 • Prefect Roger Lapointe
Area[2][3]
 • Total 16,229.50 km2 (6,266.24 sq mi)
 • Land 14,969.05 km2 (5,779.58 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 35,159
 • Density 2.3/km2 (6/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Increase 0.5%
 • Dwellings 23,139
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Area code(s) 819
Website www.mrc-
antoine-labelle.qc.ca

Antoine-Labelle is a regional county municipality located in the Laurentides region of Quebec, Canada. Its seat is Mont-Laurier.[2] It is named for Antoine Labelle.

Subdivisions[edit]

There are 28 subdivisions within the RCM:[2]

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Historical Census Data - Antoine-Labelle Regional County Municipality, Quebec[6]
Year Pop.   ±%  
1991 32,019 —    
1996 33,904 +5.9%
Year Pop.   ±%  
2001 33,456 −1.3%
2006 34,999 +4.6%
Year Pop.   ±%  
2011 35,159 +0.5%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Antoine-Labelle Regional County Municipality, Quebec[6]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
34,530
33,590 Increase 0.4% 97.28% 495 Increase 8.8% 1.43% 170 Increase 47.8% 0.49% 275 Decrease 47.1% 0.80%
2006
34,535
33,445 Increase 5.8% 96.84% 455 Increase 12.3% 1.32% 115 Increase 21.1% 0.33% 520 Increase 108.0% 1.51%
2001
32,355
31,605 Decrease 1.6% 97.68% 405 Decrease 2.4% 1.25% 95 Decrease 17.4% 0.29% 250 Increase 28.2% 0.77%
1996
32,830
32,105 n/a 97.79% 415 n/a 1.26% 115 n/a 0.35% 195 n/a 0.59%

Transportation[edit]

Access Routes[edit]

Highways and numbered routes that run through the municipality, including external routes that start or finish at the county border:[7]

Airports[edit]

Protected Areas[edit]

Attractions[edit]

  • Armand-Lachaine Covered Bridge [1906] (Chute-Saint-Philippe)
  • Exposition de Mont-Laurier Centre (Mont-Laurier)
  • Ferme-Rouge Covered Bridge [1903] (Kiamika/Saint-Aimé-du-Lac-des-Îles)
  • La Gare Centre of Exposition [1903] (L'Annonciation)
  • Macaza Covered Bridge [1904] (La Macaza)
  • Mont-Laurier Airport (Des Ruisseaux)
  • P'tit-train du Nord trail

See also[edit]

Related articles[edit]

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