Saint-Philippe, Quebec

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Saint-Philippe
Municipality
Location within Roussillon RCM.
Location within Roussillon RCM.
Saint-Philippe is located in Southern Quebec
Saint-Philippe
Saint-Philippe
Location in southern Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°21′N 73°28′W / 45.350°N 73.467°W / 45.350; -73.467Coordinates: 45°21′N 73°28′W / 45.350°N 73.467°W / 45.350; -73.467[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Montérégie
RCM Roussillon
Constituted July 1, 1855
Government[2][3]
 • Mayor Lise Martin
 • Federal riding Brossard—La Prairie
 • Prov. riding La Prairie
Area[2][4]
 • Total 62.10 km2 (23.98 sq mi)
 • Land 62.07 km2 (23.97 sq mi)
Population (2011)[4]
 • Total 5,495
 • Density 88.5/km2 (229/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Increase 7.3%
 • Dwellings 2,129
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J0L 2K0
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Highways
A-30

Route 217
Website www.municipalite.
saint-philippe.qc.ca

Saint-Philippe is a municipality located in Roussillon Regional County Municipality in the Montérégie region of Quebec, Canada. The municipality was established on July 1, 1855. The population as of the Canada 2011 Census was 5,495.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Historical Census Data - Saint-Philippe, Quebec[7]
Year Pop.   ±%  
1991 3,572 —    
1996 3,656 +2.4%
Year Pop.   ±%  
2001 3,892 +6.5%
2006 5,121 +31.6%
Year Pop.   ±%  
2011 5,495 +7.3%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Saint-Philippe, Quebec[7]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
5,480
5,125 Increase 5.3% 93.52% 175 Decrease 5.4% 3.19% 55 Increase 37.5% 1.00% 125 Increase 257.1% 2.28%
2006
5,115
4,855 Increase 31.8% 94.92% 185 Increase 76.2% 3.62% 40 Increase 300.0% 0.78% 35 Decrease 53.3% 0.68%
2001
3,875
3,685 Increase 5.4% 95.10% 105 Increase 10.5% 2.71% 10 Decrease 71.4% 0.26% 75 Increase 400.0% 1.93%
1996
3,640
3,495 n/a 96.02% 95 n/a 2.61% 35 n/a 0.96% 15 n/a 0.41%

Infrastructure[edit]

Transportation[edit]

The CIT Le Richelain provides commuter and local bus services.

See also[edit]

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