Saint-Pierre, Quebec

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Not to be confused with the former Saint-Pierre in Montreal that merged with Lachine.
Not to be confused with the former Saint-Pierre in Capitale-Nationale that was renamed Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans in 1997.
Saint-Pierre
Village municipality
Location within Joliette RCM.
Location within Joliette RCM.
Saint-Pierre is located in Central Quebec
Saint-Pierre
Saint-Pierre
Location in central Quebec.
Coordinates: 46°01′N 73°28′W / 46.017°N 73.467°W / 46.017; -73.467Coordinates: 46°01′N 73°28′W / 46.017°N 73.467°W / 46.017; -73.467[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Lanaudière
RCM Joliette
Constituted April 24, 1922
Named for Saint Peter[1]
Government[2]
 • Mayor Roland Charest
 • Federal riding Joliette
 • Prov. riding Joliette
Area[2][3]
 • Total 10.10 km2 (3.90 sq mi)
 • Land 9.97 km2 (3.85 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 305
 • Density 30.6/km2 (79/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Increase 0.3%
 • Dwellings 132
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J6E 0H2
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Highways Route 343
For other places in Quebec called Saint-Pierre, see: Saint-Pierre, Canada.

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

Demographics[edit]

Population:[4]

  • Population in 2011: 305 (2006 to 2011 population change: 0.3%)
  • Population in 2006: 304
  • Population in 2001: 293
  • Population in 1996: 357
  • Population in 1991: 358

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 127 (total dwellings: 132)

Mother tongue:

  • English as first language: 0%
  • French as first language: 100%
  • English and French as first language: 0%
  • Other as first language: 0%

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