Sainte Rose du Lac

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Sainte Rose du Lac
Official seal of Sainte Rose du Lac
Seal
Nickname(s): Cattle Capital of Manitoba
Sainte Rose du Lac is located in Manitoba
Sainte Rose du Lac
Sainte Rose du Lac
Location of Dauphin in Manitoba
Coordinates: 51°03′34″N 99°31′24″W / 51.05944°N 99.52333°W / 51.05944; -99.52333
Country Canada
Province Manitoba
Region Parkland
Established 1889
Incorporated (village) May 25, 1920
Incorporated (town) March 20, 1998
Government
 • Mayor Rene Maillard
 • Governing Body Ste. Rose du Lac Town Council
 • MP (Dauphin—Swan River—Marquette) Robert Sopuck
 • MLA (Dauphin) Stan Struthers
Area
 • Total 2.53 km2 (0.98 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 1,023
 • Density 404.2/km2 (1,047/sq mi)
 • Change 2006-11 Increase2.8
Time zone CST (UTC−6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC−5)

Sainte Rose du Lac (usually abbreviated Ste. Rose du Lac) is a town located approximately 50 km east-southeast of Dauphin, Manitoba and approximately 300 km west-northwest of Winnipeg. The town is surrounded by the Rural Municipality of Ste. Rose and has a population of 1,023 as of the Census.

It is served by Laurier railway station and Sainte Rose du Lac Airport.

Demographics[edit]

Population trend [1]

Census Population Change (%)
2011 1,023 Increase2.8%
2006 995 Decrease5.0%
2001 1,047 N/A
1996 1,047 Increase3.9%

Religious make-up (2001)

Religion Population Pct (%)
Catholic 605 62.05%
Protestant 220 22.56%
No religious affiliation 150 15.38%
Income (2006)
Income type By CAD
Per capita income $17,587
Median Household Income $26,833
Median Family Income $47,566
Mother tongue language (2006)
Language Population Pct (%)
English 670 72.82%
French 180 19.56%
Other languages 65 7.06%

Local media[edit]

Radio[edit]

CKSB-1 first went on the air as CBKB on the AM frequency of 860 kHz on February 1, 1968.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 51°03′34″N 99°31′24″W / 51.05944°N 99.52333°W / 51.05944; -99.52333