Saint-Éloi, Quebec

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Saint-Éloi
Parish municipality
Location within Les Basques RCM.
Location within Les Basques RCM.
Saint-Éloi is located in Eastern Quebec
Saint-Éloi
Saint-Éloi
Location in eastern Quebec.
Coordinates: 48°02′N 69°14′W / 48.033°N 69.233°W / 48.033; -69.233Coordinates: 48°02′N 69°14′W / 48.033°N 69.233°W / 48.033; -69.233[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Bas-Saint-Laurent
RCM Les Basques
Constituted July 1, 1855
Government[2]
 • Mayor Mario St-Louis
 • Federal riding Rimouski-Neigette—Témiscouata
—Les Basques
 • Prov. riding Rivière-du-Loup-Témiscouata
Area[2][3]
 • Total 65.90 km2 (25.44 sq mi)
 • Land 66.80 km2 (25.79 sq mi)
  There is an apparent contradiction between two authoritative sources
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 311
 • Density 4.7/km2 (12/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 8.0%
 • Dwellings 137
Postal code(s) G0L 2V0
Area code(s) 418 and 581
Highways No major routes
Website www.st-eloi.qc.ca

Saint-Éloi is a parish municipality in the region of Bas-Saint-Laurent, Quebec. Its population was 311 in the Canada 2011 Census.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Historical Census Data - Saint-Éloi, Quebec[6]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 352 —    
1996 340 −3.4%
Year Pop. ±%
2001 340 +0.0%
2006 338 −0.6%
Year Pop. ±%
2011 311 −8.0%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Saint-Éloi, Quebec[6]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
310
305 Decrease 3.2% 98.39% 5 Increase n/a% 1.61% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Decrease 100.0% 0.00%
2006
345
315 Decrease 7.4% 91.30% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 30 Increase n/a% 8.70%
2001
340
340 Steady 0.0% 100.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
1996
340
340 n/a 100.00% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00%

Notable residents[edit]

Notable people born in Saint-Éloi include jazz musician Alain Caron and Quebec premier Adélard Godbout.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reference number 56240 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (French)
  2. ^ a b Geographic code 11035 in the official Répertoire des municipalités (French)
  3. ^ a b c "(Code 2411035) Census Profile". 2011 census. Statistics Canada. 2012. 
  4. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-03-11. 
  5. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. Retrieved 2014-03-11. 
  6. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census

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