Clermont, Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Quebec

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Clermont
Location within Abitibi-Ouest RCM.
Location within Abitibi-Ouest RCM.
Clermont is located in Western Quebec
Clermont

Clermont
Location in western Quebec.
Coordinates: 48°55′N 79°10′W / 48.917°N 79.167°W / 48.917; -79.167Coordinates: 48°55′N 79°10′W / 48.917°N 79.167°W / 48.917; -79.167[1]
Country Canada
Province Quebec
RegionAbitibi-Témiscamingue
RCMAbitibi-Ouest
Settled1930s
ConstitutedMarch 4, 1936
Government
 • MayorDaniel Céleste
 • Federal ridingAbitibi—Témiscamingue
 • Prov. ridingAbitibi-Ouest
Area
 • Total157.30 km2 (60.73 sq mi)
 • Land158.30 km2 (61.12 sq mi)
 There is an apparent
contradiction between two
authoritative sources
Population
 (2011)[3]
 • Total482
 • Density3.0/km2 (8/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011
Decrease 9.7%
 • Dwellings
208
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Postal code(s)
Area code(s)819
Highways Route 111
Route 393
Websitewww.clermont.ao.ca

Clermont is a township municipality in northwestern Quebec, Canada, in Abitibi-Ouest Regional County Municipality. It had a population of 482 in the Canada 2011 Census. The population centre itself is also known as Saint-Vital-de-Clermont.

The township was incorporated on March 4, 1936.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Canada census – Clermont, Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Quebec community profile
2011 2006
Population: 482 (-9.7% from 2006) 534 (-3.8% from 2001)
Land area: 158.30 km2 (61.12 sq mi) 158.16 km2 (61.07 sq mi)
Population density: 3.0/km2 (7.8/sq mi) 3.4/km2 (8.8/sq mi)
Median age: 42.2 (M: 45.0, F: 39.5) 38.7 (M: 40.2, F: 37.8)
Total private dwellings: 208 208
Median household income: $50,407 $41,826
References: 2011[3] 2006[4] earlier[5]
Historical Census Data - Clermont, Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Quebec[6]
YearPop.±%
1991 532—    
1996 591+11.1%
YearPop.±%
2001 555−6.1%
2006 534−3.8%
YearPop.±%
2011 482−9.7%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Clermont, Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Quebec[6]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
480
475 Decrease 11.2% 98.96% 5 Increase n/a% 1.04% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
2006
535
535 Decrease 2.7% 100.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
2001
550
550 Decrease 6.8% 100.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Decrease 100.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
1996
600
590 n/a 98.33% 0 n/a 0.00% 10 n/a 1.67% 0 n/a 0.00%

Politics[edit]

Alexandre D. Nickner was elected November 3, 2013 as mayor of St-Vital of Clermont. By doing so, he became the youngest mayor of Quebec at the age of only 20 years. After his 4 years mayorship, Nickner decided to quit politics to focus on his company. Daniel Céleste, deputy mayor during Nickner's period, became mayor by defaut in november 2017.

List of mayors:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reference number 14112 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec ‹See Tfd›(in French)
  2. ^ a b "Clermont". Répertoire des municipalités (in French). Ministère des Affaires municipales, des Régions et de l'Occupation du territoire. Retrieved 2011-01-10.
  3. ^ a b c "2011 Community Profiles". 2011 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2014-03-21.
  4. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". 2006 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-03-21.
  5. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". 2001 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012.
  6. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census