Saint-Alphonse-Rodriguez, Quebec

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Saint-Alphonse-Rodriguez
Municipality
Location within Matawinie RCM.
Location within Matawinie RCM.
Saint-Alphonse-Rodriguez is located in Central Quebec
Saint-Alphonse-Rodriguez
Saint-Alphonse-Rodriguez
Location in central Quebec.
Coordinates: 46°11′N 73°42′W / 46.183°N 73.700°W / 46.183; -73.700Coordinates: 46°11′N 73°42′W / 46.183°N 73.700°W / 46.183; -73.700[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Lanaudière
RCM Matawinie
Constituted July 1, 1855
Government[2]
 • Mayor Robert W. Desnoyers
 • Federal riding Joliette
 • Prov. riding Berthier
Area[2][3]
 • Total 104.60 km2 (40.39 sq mi)
 • Land 97.79 km2 (37.76 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 3,134
 • Density 32.0/km2 (83/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 0.6%
 • Dwellings 2,363
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J0K 1W0
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Highways Route 337
Route 343
Website www.munsar.ca

Saint-Alphonse-Rodriguez is a municipality in the Lanaudière region of Quebec, Canada, part of the Matawinie Regional County Municipality.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Historical Census Data - Saint-Alphonse-Rodriguez, Quebec[4]
Year Pop.   ±%  
1991 2,149 —    
1996 2,461 +14.5%
Year Pop.   ±%  
2001 2,691 +9.3%
2006 3,152 +17.1%
Year Pop.   ±%  
2011 3,134 −0.6%

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 1529 (total dwellings: 2363)

Language[edit]

Mother tongue:[5]

  • English as first language: 1.9%
  • French as first language: 95.7%
  • English and French as first language: 1.1%
  • Other as first language: 1.3%

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