Bounty, Saskatchewan

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Bounty
Unincorporated community
Bounty is located in Saskatchewan
Bounty
Bounty
Coordinates: 51°18′36″N 107°13′12″W / 51.310°N 107.220°W / 51.310; -107.220
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
Region Southwest Saskatchewan
Census division 12
Rural Municipality Fertile Valley
Established 1900
Incorporated (Village) 1904
Restructured (Hamlet) November 25, 1997
Government
 • Governing body Fertile Valley No. 285
Area
 • Land 1.68 km2 (0.65 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 5
 • Density 3.0/km2 (8/sq mi)
Time zone CST
Area code(s) 306
Highways Highway 15
Waterways Macdonald Creek
[1][2][3][4]

Bounty (formally known as Botany[5]) is an unincorporated community in Fertile Valley No. 285 Saskatchewan, Canada. The population was 5 at the 2001 Census. It previously held the status of village until November 25, 1997. The community is located on Range Road 104 and Township Road 300, about 21 km (13 mi) west of Outlook. At one time Bounty was said to have nobody living in the community which caused thousands of dollars to local residents property due to vandalism of private property.[6]

Demographics[edit]

Prior to November 25, 1997, Bounty was incorporated as a village, and was restructured becoming an unincorporated community under the jurisdiction of the Rural municipality of Fertile Valley hat date.[7]

In 1996, the former Village of Bounty had a population of 18 living in 6 dwellings, a -35.7% decrease from 1991. The former village had a land area of 1.68 km2 (0.65 sq mi).[9]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Archives, Archivia Net, Post Offices and Postmasters 
  2. ^ Government of Saskatchewan, MRD Home, Municipal Directory System (– Scholar search) [dead link]
  3. ^ Canadian Textiles Institute. (2005), CTI Determine your provincial constituency 
  4. ^ Commissioner of Canada Elections, Chief Electoral Officer of Canada (2005), Elections Canada On-line 
  5. ^ Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Gen Web Project
  6. ^ Rural Municipality of Fertile Valley Office
  7. ^ "Restructured Villages". Saskatchewan Ministry of Municipal Affairs. Archived from the original on March 25, 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-10. 
  8. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. Retrieved 2011-08-01. 
  9. ^ 1996 Community Profiles http://www12.statcan.ca/english/profil/Details/details1.cfm?SEARCH=BEGINS&ID=10622&PSGC=47&SGC=4712021&DataType=1&LANG=E&Province=47&PlaceName=Bounty&CMA=0&CSDNAME=Bounty&A=&TypeNameE=Village

Coordinates: 51°18′36″N 107°13′12″W / 51.310°N 107.220°W / 51.310; -107.220