Shediac Parish, New Brunswick

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Shediac
Parish
Location within Westmorland County, New Brunswick.
Location within Westmorland County, New Brunswick.
Coordinates: 46°11′N 64°36′W / 46.19°N 64.60°W / 46.19; -64.60
Country  Canada
Province  New Brunswick
County Westmorland County
Established 1827
Area[1]
 • Land 238.05 km2 (91.91 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 4,917
 • Density 20.7/km2 (54/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Increase 2.4%
 • Dwellings 2,943
Time zone AST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC-3)

Shediac is a Canadian parish in Westmorland County, New Brunswick.[2]

History[edit]

Salisbury Parish was established from Dorchester Parish and Sackville Parish, and a small part of Westmorland Parish in 1827: it was the first parish to be given a name of native origin: the name came from a Mi'kmaq.

Communities[edit]

Parish population total does not include incorporated municipalities (in bold).

Demographics[edit]

Access routes[edit]

Highways and numbered routes that run through the parish, including external routes that start or finish at the parish limits:[5]

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Coordinates: 46°11′34″N 64°35′50″W / 46.192903°N 64.597206°W / 46.192903; -64.597206 (Shediac Parish, New Brunswick)