Consul, Saskatchewan

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Consul
Village
Village of Consul
The Former Saskatchewan Wheat Pool elevators in Consul
The Former Saskatchewan Wheat Pool elevators in Consul
Consul is located in Saskatchewan
Consul
Consul
Location of Consul in Saskatchewan
Consul is located in Canada
Consul
Consul
Consul (Canada)
Coordinates: 49°17′42″N 109°30′07″W / 49.295°N 109.502°W / 49.295; -109.502
Country  Canada
Province  Saskatchewan
Region Southwest
Census division 4
Rural Municipality Reno No. 51
Government
 • Type Municipal
 • Governing body Consul Village Council
 • Mayor Linda Brown
 • Administrator Yvonne Leismeister
 • MP David L. Anderson
 • MLA Doug Steele
Area
 • Land 0.65 km2 (0.25 sq mi)
Population (2016)
 • Total 84
 • Density 130.1/km2 (337/sq mi)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
Postal code S0N 0P0
Area code(s) 306
Highways Hwy 13
Hwy 21
Railways Great Western Railway

Consul is a village within the Rural Municipality of Reno No. 51 in the extreme southwest of Saskatchewan, Canada. The historic Redcoat Trail and Highway 21 pass through the village. The village features one of the last existing grain elevators in the region. It is 211 km southwest of the city of Swift Current. The village had a population of 73 at the 2016 Census.

Demographics[edit]

Approximately 100 people reside in the immediate town with up to 700 residing in the outlying areas. Agriculture is the top employment field with many surrounding farms and ranches.

Canada census – Consul community profile
2016 2011 2006
Population: 73 (-13.1% from 2011) 84 (-9.7% from 2006) 93 (+2.2% from 2001)
Land area: 113.0 km2 (43.6 sq mi) 0.65 km2 (0.25 sq mi) 0.65 km2 (0.25 sq mi)
Population density: 0.65/km2 (1.7/sq mi) 130.1/km2 (337/sq mi)
Median age: 52.2 (M: 52.8, F: 47.5) 48.2 (M: 48.5, F: 48.2)
Total private dwellings: 40 45 44
Median household income:
References: 2016[1] 2011[2] 2006[3] earlier[4]

Education[edit]

Consul School is a Kindergarten to Grade 12 facility serving approximately 70 students in the extreme southwest corner of Saskatchewan. Consul School is a part of the Chinook School Division which includes most of the southwest of Saskatchewan.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016 Community Profiles". Canada 2016 Census. Statistics Canada. February 21, 2017. Retrieved 2017-03-15. 
  2. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2012-10-30. 
  3. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2009-02-24. 
  4. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 49°17′42″N 109°30′07″W / 49.295°N 109.502°W / 49.295; -109.502