Stratford, Quebec

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Stratford
Township municipality
Location within Le Granit RCM.
Location within Le Granit RCM.
Stratford is located in Southern Quebec
Stratford
Stratford
Location in southern Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°47′N 71°17′W / 45.783°N 71.283°W / 45.783; -71.283Coordinates: 45°47′N 71°17′W / 45.783°N 71.283°W / 45.783; -71.283[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Estrie
RCM Le Granit
Constituted January 1, 1874
Named for Stratford-upon-Avon[1]
Government[2]
 • Mayor Jacques Fontaine
 • Federal riding Mégantic—L'Érable
 • Prov. riding Mégantic
Area[2][3]
 • Total 139.50 km2 (53.86 sq mi)
 • Land 120.45 km2 (46.51 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 1,062
 • Density 8.8/km2 (23/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 2.2%
 • Dwellings 913
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) G0Y 1P0
Area code(s) 418 and 581
Highways Route 161
Website www.munstratford.qc.ca

Stratford is a township municipality in Le Granit Regional County Municipality in the Estrie region in Quebec, Canada. Its population in the Canada 2011 Census was 1,062.

The population is almost entirely francophone.[4]

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Reference number 60899 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (French)
  2. ^ a b Geographic code 30110 in the official Répertoire des municipalités (French)
  3. ^ a b c "(Code 2430110) Census Profile". 2011 census. Statistics Canada. 2012. 
  4. ^ 2006 Census, Statistics Canada, accessed 2012-04-16.
  5. ^ a b "Electronic Area Profiles". Canada 1996 Census. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2013-05-11. 
  6. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2011-08-18. 
  7. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. Retrieved 2014-01-28.