Beresford Parish, New Brunswick

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Beresford
Parish
Location within Gloucester County, New Brunswick
Location within Gloucester County, New Brunswick
Coordinates: 47°42′54″N 65°53′15″W / 47.715°N 65.8875°W / 47.715; -65.8875
Country  Canada
Province  New Brunswick
County Gloucester
Established 1814
Area[1]
 • Land 456.75 km2 (176.35 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 6,354
 • Density 13.9/km2 (36/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Increase 0.8%
 • Dwellings 2,730
Time zone UTC-4 (AST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-3 (ADT)

Beresford is a Canadian parish in Gloucester County, New Brunswick.[2]

Delineation[edit]

Beresford Parish is defined in the Territorial Division Act[3] as being bounded:

West by the County line; east by the Chaleur Bay and south by the easterly prolongation of the south line of Restigouche County.

Communities[edit]

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

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Canada census – Beresford Parish, New Brunswick community profile
2011 2006
Population: 6,354 (+0.8% from 2006) 6,301 (-4.8% from 2001)
Land area: 456.75 km2 (176.35 sq mi) 455.93 km2 (176.04 sq mi)
Population density: 13.9/km2 (36/sq mi) 13.8/km2 (36/sq mi)
Median age: 46.0 (M: 46.1, F: 46.0) 42.4 (M: 42.6, F: 42.2)
Total private dwellings: 2,730 2,633
Median household income: $53,109 $45,901
References: 2011[4] 2006[5] earlier[6]
Historical Census Data - Beresford Parish, New Brunswick[7]
YearPop.±%
1991 6,764—    
1996 6,830+1.0%
YearPop.±%
2001 6,622−3.0%
2006 6,301−4.8%
YearPop.±%
2011 6,354+0.8%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Beresford Parish, New Brunswick[7]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
6,275
5,755 Increase 3.2% 91.71% 435 Decrease 8.4% 6.93% 60 Decrease 36.8% 0.96% 25 Decrease 58.3% 0.40%
2006
6,205
5,575 Decrease 5.9% 89.85% 475 Decrease 5.0% 7.65% 95 Increase 26.7% 1.53% 60 Increase 200.0% 0.97%
2001
6,520
5,925 Decrease 3.7% 90.87% 500 Decrease 12.3% 7.67% 75 Increase 50.0% 1.15% 20 Increase 100.0% 0.31%
1996
6,785
6,155 n/a 90.71% 570 n/a 8.40% 50 n/a 0.74% 10 n/a 0.15%

Access Routes[edit]

Highways and numbered routes that run through the parish, including external routes that start or finish at the parish limits:[8]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 2011 Statistics Canada Census Profile: Beresford Parish, New Brunswick
  2. ^ New Brunswick Provincial Archives - Beresford Parish
  3. ^ "Territorial Division Act (R.S.N.B. 1973, c. T-3)". Government of New Brunswick website. Retrieved 17 August 2016. 
  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
  8. ^ Atlantic Canada Back Road Atlas ISBN 978-1-55368-618-7 Page 7



Coordinates: 47°42′54″N 65°53′15″W / 47.71500°N 65.88750°W / 47.71500; -65.88750 (Beresford Parish, New Brunswick)