New Brunswick had five rural communities that had a cumulative population of 11,310 and an average population of 2,262 in the 2011 Census. New Brunswick's largest and smallest rural communities are Beaubassin East and Saint-André with populations of 6,200 and 819 respectively.
The former Village of Kedgwick and the Local Service District of Grimmer form the newest Rural Community of Kedgwick on 1 July 2012. This follows a plebiscite on 3 October 2011 that approved the proposed amalgamation.
List of rural communities in New Brunswick
|Total rural communities||11,310||11,913||−5.1||2,178.2||5.2|
- "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census subdivisions (municipalities), 2011 and 2006 censuses (New Brunswick)". Statistics Canada. May 28, 2012. Retrieved January 4, 2013.
- "Rural Community of Kedgwick Regulation - Municipalities Act". Retrieved 2012-04-05.
- "Results of Oct. 3 plebiscite released". Retrieved 2011-11-09.
- List of New Brunswick Municipalities and Rural Communities
- Rural Community of Beaubassin East official site
- Rural Community of Upper Miramichi official site
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