Saint-Polycarpe, Quebec

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Saint-Polycarpe
Municipality
Location within Vaudreuil-Soulanges RCM.
Location within Vaudreuil-Soulanges RCM.
Saint-Polycarpe is located in Southern Quebec
Saint-Polycarpe
Saint-Polycarpe
Location in southern Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°18′N 74°18′W / 45.300°N 74.300°W / 45.300; -74.300Coordinates: 45°18′N 74°18′W / 45.300°N 74.300°W / 45.300; -74.300[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Montérégie
RCM Vaudreuil-Soulanges
Constituted December 31, 1988
Government[2][3]
 • Mayor Normand Ménard
 • Federal riding Vaudreuil-Soulanges
 • Prov. riding Soulanges
Area[2][4]
 • Total 70.90 km2 (27.37 sq mi)
 • Land 69.97 km2 (27.02 sq mi)
Population (2011)[4]
 • Total 1,969
 • Density 28.1/km2 (73/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Increase 15.3%
 • Dwellings 829
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J0P 1X0
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Highways Route 340
Website www.munstpolycarpe.qc.ca

Saint-Polycarpe is a Quebec municipality located in the Vaudreuil-Soulanges Regional County Municipality in the Montérégie region west of Montreal and just east of the Quebec-Ontario border. The population as of the Canada 2011 Census was 1,969.

While a parish during the 18th century, its territory included portions of what is now part of Saint-Zotique located south of Autoroute 20 that links Montreal and Toronto.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Historical Census Data - Saint-Polycarpe, Quebec[7]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 1,640 —    
1996 1,676 +2.2%
Year Pop. ±%
2001 1,657 −1.1%
2006 1,708 +3.1%
Year Pop. ±%
2011 1,969 +15.3%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Saint-Polycarpe, Quebec[7]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
1,965
1,790 Increase 10.2% 91.09% 95 Increase 171.4% 4.83% 15 Increase 50.0% 0.76% 65 Increase 62.5% 3.31%
2006
1,710
1,625 Increase 2.2% 95.03% 35 Decrease 30.0% 2.05% 10 Increase n/a% 0.58% 40 Increase n/a% 2.34%
2001
1,640
1,590 Increase 6.0% 96.95% 50 Decrease 61.5% 3.05% 0 Decrease 100.0% 0.00% 0 Decrease 100.0% 0.00%
1996
1,650
1,500 n/a 90.91% 130 n/a 7.88% 10 n/a 0.61% 10 n/a 0.61%

Infrastructure[edit]

Transportation[edit]

Saint-Polycarpe is located along Route 340 with nearby Quebec Autoroute 20 running south of the municipality.

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