Saint-Télesphore, Quebec

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Saint-Télesphore
Municipality
Saint-Télesphore.jpg
Location within Vaudreuil-Soulanges RCM.
Location within Vaudreuil-Soulanges RCM.
Saint-Télesphore is located in Southern Quebec
Saint-Télesphore
Saint-Télesphore
Location in southern Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°18′N 74°23′W / 45.300°N 74.383°W / 45.300; -74.383Coordinates: 45°18′N 74°23′W / 45.300°N 74.383°W / 45.300; -74.383[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Montérégie
RCM Vaudreuil-Soulanges
Constituted 19 April 1877
Government[2][3]
 • Mayor Yvon Bériault
 • Federal riding Vaudreuil-Soulanges
 • Prov. riding Soulanges
Area[2][4]
 • Total 60.80 km2 (23.48 sq mi)
 • Land 60.42 km2 (23.33 sq mi)
Population (2011)[4]
 • Total 762
 • Density 12.6/km2 (33/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 0.9%
 • Dwellings 361
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J0P 1Y0
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Highways Route 325
Route 340
Town Hall

Saint-Télesphore is a municipality located in Vaudreuil-Soulanges Regional County Municipality, Quebec (Canada). The population as of the Canada 2011 Census was 762. The municipality is situated west of Saint-Polycarpe and east of the provincial border near North Lancaster, Ontario.

History[edit]

The municipality is named for Pope Telesphorus, who reigned from 126 to 138 AD.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Historical Census Data - Saint-Télesphore, Quebec[7]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 772 —    
1996 805 +4.3%
Year Pop. ±%
2001 773 −4.0%
2006 769 −0.5%
Year Pop. ±%
2011 762 −0.9%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Saint-Télesphore, Quebec[7]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
765
655 Increase 4.0% 85.62% 80 Decrease 33.3% 10.46% 20 Increase n/a% 2.61% 10 Decrease 33.3% 1.31%
2006
765
630 Decrease 4.5% 82.35% 120 Increase 14.3% 15.69% 0 Decrease 100.0% 0.00% 15 Increase n/a% 1.96%
2001
775
660 Decrease 9.6% 85.16% 105 Increase 23.5% 13.55% 10 Increase n/a% 1.29% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
1996
815
730 n/a 89.57% 85 n/a 10.43% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00%

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External links[edit]

Media related to Saint-Télesphore (Québec) at Wikimedia Commons