Piedmont, Quebec

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Piedmont
Municipality
Rivière du Nord in Piedmont
Rivière du Nord in Piedmont
Location within Les Pays-d'en-Haut RCM.
Location within Les Pays-d'en-Haut RCM.
Piedmont is located in Central Quebec
Piedmont
Piedmont
Location in central Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°54′N 74°08′W / 45.900°N 74.133°W / 45.900; -74.133Coordinates: 45°54′N 74°08′W / 45.900°N 74.133°W / 45.900; -74.133[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Laurentides
RCM Les Pays-d'en-Haut
Constituted September 22, 1923
Government[2]
 • Mayor Clément Cardin
 • Federal riding Laurentides—Labelle
 • Prov. riding Bertrand
Area[2][3]
 • Total 24.70 km2 (9.54 sq mi)
 • Land 24.37 km2 (9.41 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 2,721
 • Density 111.7/km2 (289/sq mi)
 • Pop (2006–11) Increase 14.0%
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J0R 1K0
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Website www.municipalite.
piedmont.qc.ca

Piedmont is a small municipality within the Les Pays-d'en-Haut Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada, in the Laurentian Mountains of the administrative region of Laurentides. It is located along the North River and Autoroute 15 and Route 117, north of Montreal.

Police services are provided by the Régie intermunicipale de police de la Rivière-du-Nord, which also serves Prévost and some other nearby communities in the Laurentians.

Demographics[edit]

Population trend:[4]

  • Population in 2011: 2721 (2006 to 2011 population change: 14.0%)
  • Population in 2006: 2386
    • 2001 to 2006 population change: 12.4%
  • Population in 2001: 2122
  • Population in 1996: 1862
  • Population in 1991: 1462

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 1397 (total dwellings: 1996)

Mother tongue:

  • English as first language: 8%
  • French as first language: 90.5%
  • English and French as first language: 0.5%
  • Other as first language: 1%

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