Quebec City Area

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The Quebec City Area (or Région de Québec in French) is the metropolitan area surrounding Quebec City, in the Canadian province of Quebec. It consists of two administrative regions: Capitale-Nationale and Chaudière-Appalaches.


The Quebec City Area had a population of 682,757 in the Canada 2001 Census.[1] The Quebec City Area had a population of 715,515 in the Canada 2006 Census.[2] The Quebec-Levis area had a population of 1,109,184 in 2006. In 2011, the Quebec City area, consisting of the Capitale Nationale and Chaudière-Appalaches census divisions had a population of 1,111,245 [3]



* Wendake is an Indian reserve enclaved within Quebec City.
** L'Île d'Orléans contains six parishes.


Coordinates: 46°42′N 71°18′W / 46.7°N 71.3°W / 46.7; -71.3