Authier-Nord, Quebec

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Authier-Nord
Municipality
Location within Abitibi-Ouest RCM.
Location within Abitibi-Ouest RCM.
Authier-Nord is located in Western Quebec
Authier-Nord

Authier-Nord
Location in western Quebec.
Coordinates: 48°50′N 78°52′W / 48.833°N 78.867°W / 48.833; -78.867Coordinates: 48°50′N 78°52′W / 48.833°N 78.867°W / 48.833; -78.867[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Abitibi-Témiscamingue
RCM Abitibi-Ouest
Settled c. 1922
Constituted January 1, 1983
Government[2]
 • Mayor Alain Gagnon
 • Federal riding Abitibi—Témiscamingue
 • Prov. riding Abitibi-Ouest
Area[2][3]
 • Total 294.40 km2 (113.67 sq mi)
 • Land 280.92 km2 (108.46 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 273
 • Density 1.0/km2 (3/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 13.9%
 • Dwellings 103
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J0Z 1E0
Area code(s) 819
Highways No major routes
Website authier-nord.ao.ca

Authier-Nord is a municipality in northwestern Quebec, Canada, in the Abitibi-Ouest Regional County Municipality. It covers 289.79 km² and had a population of 273 as of the Canada 2011 Census.

The municipality was incorporated on January 1, 1983.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Canada census – Authier-Nord, Quebec community profile
2011 2006
Population: 273 (-13.9% from 2006) 317 (-5.9% from 2001)
Land area: 280.92 km2 (108.46 sq mi) 280.92 km2 (108.46 sq mi)
Population density: 1.0/km2 (2.6/sq mi) 1.1/km2 (2.8/sq mi)
Median age: 37.9 (M: 34.5, F: 41.0) 34.1 (M: 36.0, F: 31.8)
Total private dwellings: 103 142
Median household income: $.N/A $55,167
Notes: 2011 income data for this area has been suppressed for data quality or confidentiality reasons. – References: 2011[4] 2006[5] earlier[6]
Historical Census Data - Authier-Nord, Quebec[7]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 377 —    
1996 374 −0.8%
Year Pop. ±%
2001 337 −9.9%
2006 317 −5.9%
Year Pop. ±%
2011 273 −13.9%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Authier-Nord, Quebec[7]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
275
275 Steady 0.0% 100.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
2006
275
275 Decrease 19.1% 100.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
2001
340
340 Decrease 11.7% 100.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
1996
385
385 n/a 100.00% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00%

See also[edit]

Municipal council[edit]

  • Mayor: Alain Gagnon
  • Councillors: Léopold Bergeron, Noëlla Dubé, Lorrie Gagnon, Cécile Hélie, Denis St-Georges, Jean-Yves Sylvestre

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reference number 133605 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (in French)
  2. ^ a b "Authier-Nord". Répertoire des municipalités (in French). Ministère des Affaires municipales, des Régions et de l'Occupation du territoire. Retrieved 2011-01-10. 
  3. ^ a b "Authier-Nord census profile". 2011 Census data. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2011-01-10. 
  4. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2014-03-30. 
  5. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-03-30. 
  6. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. 
  7. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census