Saint-Paul, Quebec

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Saint-Paul
Municipality
Location within Joliette RCM.
Location within Joliette RCM.
Saint-Paul is located in Central Quebec
Saint-Paul
Saint-Paul
Location in central Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°59′N 73°27′W / 45.983°N 73.450°W / 45.983; -73.450Coordinates: 45°59′N 73°27′W / 45.983°N 73.450°W / 45.983; -73.450[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Lanaudière
RCM Joliette
Constituted July 1, 1855
Government[2]
 • Mayor Alain Bellemare
 • Federal riding Joliette
 • Prov. riding Joliette
Area[2][3]
 • Total 49.90 km2 (19.27 sq mi)
 • Land 49.39 km2 (19.07 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 5,122
 • Density 103.7/km2 (269/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Increase 28.0%
 • Dwellings 2,115
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J0K 3E0
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Highways Route 158
Route 343
Website www.municipalite
stpaul.qc.ca

Saint-Paul is a municipality in the Lanaudière region of Quebec, Canada, part of the Joliette Regional County Municipality.

Demographics[edit]

Population trend:[4]

  • Population in 2011: 5122 (2006 to 2011 population change: 28.0%)
  • Population in 2006: 3987
  • Population in 2001: 3616 (or 3606 with 2006 boundaries)
  • Population in 1996: 3644
  • Population in 1991: 3648

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 2058 (total dwellings: 2115)

Mother tongue:

  • English as first language: 0.3%
  • French as first language: 98.6%
  • English and French as first language: 0%
  • Other as first language: 1.1%

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