L'Épiphanie, Quebec (town)

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For the neighbouring parish municipality of the same name, see L'Épiphanie, Quebec (parish).
L'Épiphanie
City
Location within L'Assomption RCM.
Location within L'Assomption RCM.
L'Épiphanie is located in Central Quebec
L'Épiphanie
L'Épiphanie
Location in central Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°51′N 73°29′W / 45.850°N 73.483°W / 45.850; -73.483Coordinates: 45°51′N 73°29′W / 45.850°N 73.483°W / 45.850; -73.483[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Lanaudière
RCM L'Assomption
Constituted June 30, 1967
Government[2]
 • Mayor Benoit Verstraete
 • Federal riding Repentigny
 • Prov. riding L'Assomption
Area[2][3]
 • Total 2.40 km2 (0.93 sq mi)
 • Land 2.26 km2 (0.87 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 5,353
 • Density 2,367.9/km2 (6,133/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006–2011 Increase 16.2%
 • Dwellings 2,110
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J5X
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Highways Route 339
Route 341
Website www.ville.lepiphanie.qc.ca

L'Épiphanie is a town in Lanaudière, Quebec, Canada. It has about 4000 inhabitants and was 150 years old in 2004. Its most famous resident is Ghyslain Dufresne, the guitarist from comic duo Crampe en masse.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Reference number 35560 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (French)
  2. ^ a b "L'Épiphanie". Répertoire des municipalités (in French). Ministère des Affaires municipales, des Régions et de l'Occupation du territoire. Retrieved 2011-11-21. 
  3. ^ a b Statistics Canada 2011 Census - L'Épiphanie census profile