Campobello Parish, New Brunswick

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Campobello
Parish
Location within Charlotte County.
Location within Charlotte County.
Country  Canada
Province  New Brunswick
County Charlotte County
Established 1803
Area[1]
 • Land 39.67 km2 (15.32 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 925
 • Density 23.3/km2 (60/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 12.4%
 • Dwellings 632
Time zone UTC-4 (AST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-3 (ADT)

Campobello is a Canadian parish including one main island and several small islands and islets in Charlotte County, New Brunswick.[2]

History[edit]

Campobello Parish was established in 1803 from West Isles Parish. The entire parish was incorporated as the rural community of Campobello Island in 2010.

Delineation[edit]

Campobello Parish is defined in the Territorial Division Act[3] as:

"Being the island so named, and other islands to the south and east of Head Harbour Passage, but west of Grand Manan."

Communities[edit]

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

Bodies of water & Islands[edit]

This is a list of rivers, lakes, streams, creeks, marshes and Islands that are at least partially in this parish

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Canada census – Campobello Parish, New Brunswick community profile
2011 2006
Population: 925 (-12.4% from 2006) 1,056 (-11.6% from 2001)
Land area: 39.67 km2 (15.32 sq mi) 39.59 km2 (15.29 sq mi)
Population density: 23.3/km2 (60/sq mi) 26.7/km2 (69/sq mi)
Median age: 46.0 (M: 46.1, F: 45.9) 43.4 (M: 43.3, F: 43.5)
Total private dwellings: 641 632
Median household income: $.N/A $38,159
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 - Campobello Parish, New Brunswick[7]
YearPop.±%
1991 1,317—    
1996 1,305−0.9%
YearPop.±%
2001 1,195−8.4%
2006 1,056−11.6%
YearPop.±%
2011 925−12.4%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Campobello Parish, New Brunswick[7]
Census Total
English
French
English & French
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
895
885 Decrease 10.2% 98.88% 5 Decrease 83.3% 0.56% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 5 Decrease 75.0% 0.56%
2006
1,035
985 Decrease 15.4% 95.17% 30 Increase n/a% 2.90% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 20 Increase n/a% 1.93%
2001
1,165
1,165 Decrease 9.0% 100.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
1996
1,280
1,280 n/a 100.00% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00%

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: Campobello Parish, New Brunswick
  2. ^ New Brunswick Provincial Archives - Campobello 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 2014-03-15. 
  5. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-03-15. 
  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 Pages 4, 12



Coordinates: 44°52′40″N 66°56′38″W / 44.877768°N 66.943817°W / 44.877768; -66.943817 (Campobello Parish, New Brunswick)