Rural Municipality of Britannia No. 502

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Britannia No. 502, Saskatchewan
Rural Municipality of Britannia No. 502 is located in Saskatchewan
Rural Municipality of Britannia No. 502
Location of Britannia No. 502, in Saskatchewan
Coordinates: 53°25′N 109°45′W / 53.417°N 109.750°W / 53.417; -109.750Coordinates: 53°25′N 109°45′W / 53.417°N 109.750°W / 53.417; -109.750
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
Area
 • Total 950.87 km2 (367.13 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 1,734
Time zone MST (UTC−7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC−6)
Website Official website

Britannia No. 502 is a rural municipality (RM) of 1,734 residents (2011 census) in west-central Saskatchewan, Canada. The RM of Britannia No. 502 was incorporated December 13, 1909.[1] It is home to Sandy Beach Regional Park[2] and the localities of Ashley, Greenstreet, Hewitt Landing, Hillmond, Landrose, Northminster, Rex and Tangleflags.[3]

The RM of Britannia No. 502 is bounded by the Saskatchewan-Alberta border/Highway 17 to the west and the North Saskatchewan River to the north.[4] Adjacent municipalities include the City of Lloydminster to the southwest, the County of Vermilion River in Alberta to the west, the RM of Frenchman Butte No. 501 to the north, the RM of Eldon No. 471 to the east and the RM of Wilton No. 472 to the south.[4][5]

Demographics[edit]

Canada census – Rural Municipality of Britannia No. 502 community profile
2011 2006
Population: 1,734 (15.5% from 2006) 1,501 (8.6% from 2001)
Land area: 950.87 km2 (367.13 sq mi) 950.87 km2 (367.13 sq mi)
Population density: 1.8/km2 (4.7/sq mi) 1.6/km2 (4.1/sq mi)
Median age: 35.7 (M: 36.0, F: 35.5) 36.6 (M: 36.0, F: 37.0)
Total private dwellings: 699 633
Median household income:
References: 2011[6] 2006[7] earlier[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "MRD Municipal Status Information". Ministry of Municipal Affairs. Archived from the original on March 25, 2008. Retrieved December 29, 2007. 
  2. ^ "Sandy Beach Regional Park". Saskatchewan Tourism. Retrieved September 6, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Standard Geographical Classification (SGC) 2006 – Economic Regions: 4717028 - Britannia No. 502, geographical codes and localities, 2006". Statistics Canada. March 5, 2010. Retrieved September 7, 2013. 
  4. ^ a b "Saskatchewan Rural Municipalities". Saskatchewan Government Relations and Aboriginal Affairs. Retrieved September 7, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Census Profile - Map : Britannia No. 502, Rural municipality (Census Subdivision), Saskatchewan". Statistics Canada. March 22, 2013. Retrieved September 7, 2013. 
  6. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved September 7, 2013. 
  7. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved September 7, 2013. 
  8. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. 

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