Dalhousie Parish, New Brunswick

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Dalhousie
Parish
Location within Restigouche County.
Location within Restigouche County.
Coordinates: 48°00′09″N 66°31′08″W / 48.0025°N 66.51889°W / 48.0025; -66.51889
Country  Canada
Province  New Brunswick
County Restigouche
Established 1839
Area[1]
 • Land 121.32 km2 (46.84 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 2,247
 • Density 18.5/km2 (48/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 2.9%
 • Dwellings 1,053
Time zone AST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC-3)

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

Delineation[edit]

Dalhousie Parish lies along the south bank of the Restigouche River and is bordered to the west by Addington Parish, Balmoral Parish to the south; and to the east by Chaleur Bay and Colborne Parish, as basically defined in the Territorial Division Act.

Communities[edit]

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

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Historical Census Data - Dalhousie Parish, New Brunswick[5]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 2,700 —    
1996 2,826 +4.7%
Year Pop. ±%
2001 2,555 −9.6%
2006 2,323 −9.1%
Year Pop. ±%
2006A 2,313 −0.4%
2011 2,247 −2.9%
(A) adjustment due to boundary change.

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Dalhousie 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
2,215
1,490 Steady 0.0% 67.27% 660 Decrease 15.9% 29.80% 40 Increase 60.0% 1.80% 25 Decrease 16.7% 1.13%
2006
2,330
1,490 Decrease 6.0% 63.95% 785 Decrease 3.1% 33.69% 25 Decrease 72.2% 1.07% 30 Increase 20.0% 1.29%
2001
2,510
1,585 Decrease 11.5% 63.15% 810 Decrease 19.0% 32.27% 90 Increase 63.6% 3.59% 25 Increase 150.0% 1.00%
1996
2,855
1,790 n/a 62.70% 1,000 n/a 35.03% 55 n/a 1.92% 10 n/a 0.35%

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: Dalhousie Parish, New Brunswick
  2. ^ New Brunswick Provincial Archives - Dalhousie 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 5-6



Coordinates: 48°00′09″N 66°31′08″W / 48.00250°N 66.51889°W / 48.00250; -66.51889 (Dalhousie Parish, New Brunswick)