Saint-Nazaire, Quebec

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Saint-Nazaire
Municipality
Location of Saint-Nazaire
Saint-Nazaire is located in Lac-Saint-Jean Quebec
Saint-Nazaire
Saint-Nazaire
Location in Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean Quebec.
Coordinates: 48°35′N 71°32′W / 48.583°N 71.533°W / 48.583; -71.533Coordinates: 48°35′N 71°32′W / 48.583°N 71.533°W / 48.583; -71.533[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean
RCM Lac-Saint-Jean-Est
Settled 1891
Constituted September 23, 1905
Government[2]
 • Mayor Martin Sauvé
 • Federal riding Roberval—Lac-Saint-Jean
 • Prov. riding Lac-Saint-Jean
Area[2][3]
 • Total 144.80 km2 (55.91 sq mi)
 • Land 144.77 km2 (55.90 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 2,114
 • Density 14.6/km2 (38/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Increase 13.3%
 • Dwellings 837
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) G0W 2V0
Area code(s) 418 and 581
Highways Route 172
Website www.ville.saint-nazaire.qc.ca

Saint-Nazaire is a municipality in Quebec, Canada.

Demographics[edit]

Population trend:[4]

  • Population in 2011: 2114 (2006 to 2011 population change: 13.3%)
  • Population in 2006: 1866
  • Population in 2001: 2028
  • Population in 1996: 2095
  • Population in 1991: 2024

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 802 (total dwellings: 837)

Mother tongue:[5]

  • English as first language: 0%
  • French as first language: 98.9%
  • English and French as first language: 0%
  • Other as first language: 1.1%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reference number 203743 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (French)
  2. ^ a b Ministère des Affaires municipales, des Régions et de l'Occupation du territoire - Répertoire des municipalités: Saint-Nazaire
  3. ^ a b "Saint-Nazaire census profile". 2011 Census data. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2010-11-10. 
  4. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census
  5. ^ "Saint-Nazaire community profile". 2006 Census data. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2010-11-10.