Paquetville

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Paquetville
Village
Paquetville is located in New Brunswick
Paquetville
Paquetville
Location within New Brunswick.
Coordinates: 47°40′08″N 65°05′57″W / 47.668889°N 65.099167°W / 47.668889; -65.099167
Country  Canada
Province  New Brunswick
County Gloucester
Parish Paquetville
Established 1866
Village Status 1966
Electoral Districts   
Federal

Acadie—Bathurst
Provincial Centre-Péninsule-Saint-Sauveur
Government[1]
 • Type Village Council
 • Mayor André Gozzo
Area[2]
 • Land 9.40 km2 (3.63 sq mi)
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 706
 • Density 75.1/km2 (195/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Increase 10.0%
 • Dwellings 309
Time zone AST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC-3)
Postal code(s) E8R
Area code(s) 506
Highways
Route 135

Route 340
Route 350
Paquetville church

Paquetville (2011 population: 706) is a Canadian village in Gloucester County, New Brunswick.[3] at the intersection of Route 340, Route 135 and Route 350. It is located on the Acadian Peninsula.

History[edit]

Paquetville was founded by Monseigneur Paquet in 1873, who brought several parishioners with him from Shippagan.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Historical Census Data - Les Cèdres, Quebec[6]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 688 —    
1996 731 +6.2%
Year Pop. ±%
2001 667 −8.8%
2006 642 −3.7%
Year Pop. ±%
2011 706 +10.0%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - 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
680
650 Increase 13.0% 95.59% 15 Increase 50.0% 2.21% 10 Decrease 33.3% 1.47% 5 Increase n/a% 0.73%
2006
600
575 Decrease 10.8% 95.83% 10 Steady 0.0% 1.67% 15 Increase n/a% 2.50% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
2001
655
645 Steady 0.0% 98.47% 10 Decrease 50.0% 1.53% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
1996
665
645 n/a 96.99% 20 n/a 3.01% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00%

Notable people[edit]

The village is the home of Édith Butler, who sings the song Paquetville.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Government of New Brunswick website: Paquetville
  2. ^ a b c 2011 Statistics Canada Census Profile: Paquetville, New Brunswick
  3. ^ New Brunswick Provincial Archives - Paquetville
  4. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-04-06. 
  5. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. Retrieved 2014-04-06. 
  6. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census



Coordinates: 47°40′08″N 65°05′57″W / 47.66889°N 65.09917°W / 47.66889; -65.09917