Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc, Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean, Quebec

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Not to be confused with the parish municipality of Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc, Bas-Saint-Laurent, Quebec.
Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc
Village municipality
Pont-couvert ste-jeanne-darc.jpg
Location of Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc
Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc is located in Lac-Saint-Jean Quebec
Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc
Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc
Location in Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean Quebec.
Coordinates: 48°51′27″N 72°05′38″W / 48.8575°N 72.0939°W / 48.8575; -72.0939Coordinates: 48°51′27″N 72°05′38″W / 48.8575°N 72.0939°W / 48.8575; -72.0939[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean
RCM Maria-Chapdelaine
Constituted January 24, 1970
Named for Joan of Arc[1]
Government[2]
 • Mayor Yvan Pilote
 • Federal riding Roberval—Lac-Saint-Jean
 • Prov. riding Roberval
Area[2][3]
 • Total 273.30 km2 (105.52 sq mi)
 • Land 269.43 km2 (104.03 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 1,089
 • Density 4.0/km2 (10/sq mi)
 • Pop (2006–11) Decrease 4.4%
 • Dwellings 550
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) G0W 1E0
Area code(s) 418 and 581

Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc is a village in the Canadian province of Quebec, located within the regional county municipality of Maria-Chapdelaine. The village had a population of 1,089 in the Canada 2011 Census.[3]

Demographics[edit]

Population trend:[4]

  • Population in 2011: 1089 (2006 to 2011 population change: -4.4 %)
  • Population in 2006: 1139
  • Population in 2001: 1128
  • Population in 1996: 1158
  • Population in 1991: 1113

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 467 (total dwellings: 550)

Mother tongue:[5]

  • English as first language: 0%
  • French as first language: 95.2%
  • English and French as first language: 3.9%
  • Other as first language: 0.9%

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Reference number 56219 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (French)
  2. ^ a b Ministère des Affaires municipales, des Régions et de l'Occupation du territoire - Répertoire des municipalités: Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc
  3. ^ a b c "Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc census profile". 2011 Census data. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2010-11-15. 
  4. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census
  5. ^ "Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc community profile". 2006 Census data. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2010-11-15.