La Présentation, Quebec

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La Présentation
Municipality
Location within Les Maskoutains RCM.
Location within Les Maskoutains RCM.
La Présentation is located in Southern Quebec
La Présentation
La Présentation
Location in southern Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°40′N 73°03′W / 45.667°N 73.050°W / 45.667; -73.050Coordinates: 45°40′N 73°03′W / 45.667°N 73.050°W / 45.667; -73.050[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Montérégie
RCM Les Maskoutains
Constituted July 1, 1855
Government[2][3]
 • Mayor Claude Roger
 • Federal riding Saint-Hyacinthe—Bagot
 • Prov. riding Saint-Hyacinthe
Area[2][4]
 • Total 94.80 km2 (36.60 sq mi)
 • Land 94.48 km2 (36.48 sq mi)
Population (2011)[4]
 • Total 2,466
 • Density 26.1/km2 (68/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Increase 16.6%
 • Dwellings 988
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J0H 1B0
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Highways
A-20 / TCH

Route 137
Website www.municipalite
lapresentation.qc.ca

La Présentation is a municipality in southwestern Quebec, Canada on the Salvail River in Les Maskoutains Regional County Municipality. The population as of the Canada 2011 Census was 2,466.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Historical Census Data - La Présentation, Quebec[7]
Year Pop.   ±%  
1991 1,773 —    
1996 1,851 +4.4%
Year Pop.   ±%  
2001 1,879 +1.5%
2006 2,115 +12.6%
Year Pop.   ±%  
2011 2,466 +16.6%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - La Présentation, Quebec[7]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
2,465
2,410 Increase 15.3% 97.77% 20 Increase n/a% 0.81% 10 Increase n/a% 0.41% 25 Increase 25.0% 1.01%
2006
2,110
2,090 Increase 13.9% 99.05% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Decrease 100.0% 0.00% 20 Increase 100.0% 0.95%
2001
1,875
1,835 Increase 0.3% 97.87% 0 Decrease 100.0% 0.00% 30 Increase n/a% 1.60% 10 Steady 0.0% 0.53%
1996
1,855
1,830 n/a 98.65% 15 n/a 0.81% 0 n/a 0.00% 10 n/a 0.54%

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