Saint-Alexis, Quebec

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Not to be confused with the former Saint-Alexis parish municipality in Mauricie that is now part of Saint-Alexis-des-Monts.
Saint-Alexis
Municipality
Location within Montcalm RCM.
Location within Montcalm RCM.
Saint-Alexis is located in Central Quebec
Saint-Alexis
Saint-Alexis
Location in central Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°56′N 73°37′W / 45.933°N 73.617°W / 45.933; -73.617Coordinates: 45°56′N 73°37′W / 45.933°N 73.617°W / 45.933; -73.617[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Lanaudière
RCM Montcalm
Constituted July 1, 1855
Government[2]
 • Mayor Robert Perreault
 • Federal riding Montcalm
 • Prov. riding Rousseau
Area[2][3][4]
 • Total 43.10 km2 (16.64 sq mi)
 • Land 43.32 km2 (16.73 sq mi)
  There is an apparent
contradiction between two
authoritative sources
Population (2011)[3][4]
 • Total 1,267
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J0K 1T0
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Highways[5] Route 158
Route 341

Saint-Alexis is a municipality located in Quebec's Lanaudière region, part of the Montcalm Regional County Municipality. It was formed by the amalgamation on December 19, 2012 of the former village municipality and the former parish municipality of the same name (the former was also known as Saint-Alexis-de-Montcalm).

Demographics[edit]

Former parish municipality[edit]

Population trend:[6]

  • Population in 2011: 790 (2006 to 2011 population change: 9.4%)
  • Population in 2006: 722
  • Population in 2001: 757
  • Population in 1996: 755
  • Population in 1991: 738

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 306 (total dwellings: 309)

Mother tongue:

  • English as first language: 1.4%
  • French as first language: 98.6%
  • English and French as first language: 0%
  • Other as first language: 0%

Former village municipality[edit]

Population trend:[7]

  • Population in 2011: 577 (2006 to 2011 population change: 3.8%)
  • Population in 2006: 556
  • Population in 2001: 530
  • Population in 1996: 503
  • Population in 1991: 477

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 234 (total dwellings: 236)

Mother tongue:

  • English as first language: 1.8%
  • French as first language: 96.4%
  • English and French as first language: 1.8%
  • Other as first language:  %

References[edit]