Christopher Lake

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Christopher Lake
Village
Village of Christopher Lake
Sunrise above the frozen Christopher Lake (Christmas 2006)
Sunrise above the frozen Christopher Lake (Christmas 2006)
Christopher Lake is located in Saskatchewan
Christopher Lake
Christopher Lake
Christopher Lake is located in Canada
Christopher Lake
Christopher Lake
Coordinates: 53°32′24″N 105°47′38″W / 53.5400°N 105.794°W / 53.5400; -105.794
Country  Canada
Province  Saskatchewan
Region Central
Census division 15
Rural Municipality Lakeland No. 521
Government
 • Type Municipal
 • Governing body Christopher Lake Village Council
 • Mayor Denis Daughton
 • Administrator Jeannie Rip
Area
 • Total 4.56 km2 (1.76 sq mi)
Population (2016)
 • Total 289
 • Density 63.3/km2 (164/sq mi)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
Postal code S0J 0N0
Area code(s) 306
Highways Hwy 2
Hwy 263
Railways None
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Christopher Lake[5] is a village within the Rural Municipality of Lakeland No. 521, Saskatchewan, Canada. The village had a population of 289 in the 2016 Census, (a 2.8% increase from 281 in the 2011 Census). The village lies in the boreal forest of central Saskatchewan, 2 km south and east of a large lake of the same name (Christopher Lake). The village is approximately 40 km north of the city of Prince Albert and about 5 km east of its partner resort area of Emma Lake, west of the junction of Highway 2 and 263.

Christopher Lake is considered one of the most beautiful lakes in Saskatchewan. The major industry in the RM of Lakeland is tourism[citation needed].

Christopher Lake is home to the Little Red River Cree First Nation band government.

Demographics[edit]

Canada census – Christopher Lake community profile
2016 2011 2006
Population: 289 (+2.8% from 2011) 281 (+23.7% from 2006) 215 (% from 2001)
Land area: 4.56 km2 (1.76 sq mi) 63.3 km2 (24.4 sq mi)
Population density: 63.3/km2 (164/sq mi) 76.8/km2 (199/sq mi)
Median age: 44.8 (M: 45.0, F: 44.6) 45.5 (M: 44.5, F: 46.0)
Total private dwellings: 138 119
Median household income: $N/A
References: 2016[6] 2011[7] 2006[8] earlier[9]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Archives, Archivia Net, Post Offices and Postmasters, archived from the original on 2006-10-06 
  2. ^ Government of Saskatchewan, MRD Home, Municipal Directory System, archived from the original (– Scholar search) on November 21, 2008 
  3. ^ Canadian Textiles Institute. (2005), CTI Determine your provincial constituency, archived from the original on 2007-09-11 
  4. ^ Commissioner of Canada Elections, Chief Electoral Officer of Canada (2005), Elections Canada On-line, archived from the original on 2007-04-21 
  5. ^ Map, Weather and Travel Information from www.travelsradiate.com
  6. ^ "2016 Community Profiles". Canada 2016 Census. Statistics Canada. February 21, 2017. Retrieved 2017-03-15. 
  7. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2012-10-30. 
  8. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2009-02-24. 
  9. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. 

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