Rougemont, Quebec

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Rougemont
Municipality
Mont Rougemont looms over the surrounding region
Mont Rougemont looms over the surrounding region
Location within Rouville RCM
Location within Rouville RCM
Rougemont is located in Southern Quebec
Rougemont
Rougemont
Location in southern Quebec
Coordinates: 45°26′N 73°03′W / 45.433°N 73.050°W / 45.433; -73.050Coordinates: 45°26′N 73°03′W / 45.433°N 73.050°W / 45.433; -73.050[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Montérégie
RCM Rouville
Constituted January 26, 2000
Government[2][3]
 • Mayor Alain Brière
 • Federal riding Shefford
 • Prov. riding Iberville
Area[2][4]
 • Total 44.50 km2 (17.18 sq mi)
 • Land 43.90 km2 (16.95 sq mi)
Population (2011)[4]
 • Total 2,723
 • Density 62.0/km2 (161/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Increase 3.9%
 • Dwellings 1,066
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J0L 1M0
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Highways Route 112
Route 229
Route 231
Website www.rougemont.ca

Rougemont is a municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec. The population as of the Canada 2011 Census was 2,723. It is located within the Rouville Regional County Municipality in the Montérégie region about 18 kilometers southwest of Saint-Hyacinthe.

Rougemont is well known for its apple orchards and sugar shacks. It is also the location of Mont Rougemont and Rougemont Airport.

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