Saint-Barnabé-Sud, Quebec

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Saint-Barnabé-Sud
Municipality
Location within Les Maskoutains RCM.
Location within Les Maskoutains RCM.
Saint-Barnabé-Sud is located in Southern Quebec
Saint-Barnabé-Sud
Saint-Barnabé-Sud
Location in southern Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°44′N 72°55′W / 45.733°N 72.917°W / 45.733; -72.917Coordinates: 45°44′N 72°55′W / 45.733°N 72.917°W / 45.733; -72.917[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Montérégie
RCM Les Maskoutains
Constituted July 1, 1855
Government[2][3]
 • Mayor Richard Leblanc
 • Federal riding Saint-Hyacinthe—Bagot
 • Prov. riding Saint-Hyacinthe
Area[2][4]
 • Total 58.10 km2 (22.43 sq mi)
 • Land 57.40 km2 (22.16 sq mi)
Population (2011)[4]
 • Total 859
 • Density 15.0/km2 (39/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 0.6%
 • Dwellings 346
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J0H 1G0
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Highways Route 235

Saint-Barnabé-Sud is a municipality in southwestern Quebec in the Regional County Municipality of Les Maskoutains. The population as of the Canada 2011 Census was 859. It is the birthplace of historian Jean-Baptiste-Arthur Allaire.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Historical Census Data - Saint-Barnabé-Sud, Quebec[7]
Year Pop.   ±%  
1991 880 —    
1996 902 +2.5%
Year Pop.   ±%  
2001 884 −2.0%
2006 864 −2.3%
Year Pop.   ±%  
2011 859 −0.6%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Saint-Barnabé-Sud, Quebec[7]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
850
840 Decrease 2.9% 98.82% 10 Increase n/a% 1.18% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
2006
865
865 Steady 0.0% 100.00% 0 Decrease 100.0% 0.00% 0 Decrease 100.0% 0.00% 0 Decrease 100.0% 0.00%
2001
895
865 Steady 0.0% 96.65% 10 Decrease 50.0% 1.12% 10 Increase n/a% 1.12% 10 Increase n/a% 1.12%
1996
885
865 n/a 97.74% 20 n/a 2.26% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00%

Communities[edit]

  • Saint-Barnabé-Sud

Death of infant, 2010[edit]

On June 7, 2010, police reported that a 20-day-old infant in Saint-Barnabé-Sud had been killed by a dog, a Siberian Husky, that afternoon.[8][9]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reference number 278441 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (French)
  2. ^ a b Ministère des Affaires municipales, des Régions et de l'Occupation du territoire: Saint-Barnabé-Sud
  3. ^ Parliament of Canada Federal Riding History: SAINT-HYACINTHE--BAGOT (Quebec)
  4. ^ a b c 2011 Statistics Canada Census Profile: Saint-Barnabé-Sud, Quebec
  5. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-03-16. 
  6. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. Retrieved 2014-03-16. 
  7. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census
  8. ^ "Dog kills Quebec newborn". The Globe and Mail. Canadian Press. June 7, 2010. Retrieved June 7, 2010. 
  9. ^ "Un bébé est tué par un chien à Saint-Barnabé". Canoe. Agence QMI. June 7, 2010. Retrieved June 7, 2010.