D'Autray Regional County Municipality

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D'Autray
Regional county municipality
Location of D'Autray
Coordinates: 46°10′N 73°10′W / 46.167°N 73.167°W / 46.167; -73.167Coordinates: 46°10′N 73°10′W / 46.167°N 73.167°W / 46.167; -73.167[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Lanaudière
Effective January 1, 1982
County seat Berthierville
Government[2]
 • Type Prefecture
 • Prefect Gaétan Gravel
Area[2][3]
 • Total 1,352.00 km2 (522.01 sq mi)
 • Land 1,247.55 km2 (481.68 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 41,650
 • Density 33.4/km2 (87/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Increase 3.3%
 • Dwellings 19,924
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Website www.mrcautray.com

D'Autray is a regional county municipality in the Lanaudière region of Quebec, Canada. Its seat is Berthierville.

The municipality has a land area of 1,247.55 km² and a Canada 2011 Census population of 41,650 inhabitants. Its largest community is the city of Lavaltrie.

Subdivisions[edit]

There are 15 subdivisions within the RCM:[2]

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Canada census – D'Autray Regional County Municipality community profile
2011 2006
Population: 41,650 (+3.3% from 2006) 40,321 (+4.9% from 2001)
Land area: 1,247.55 km2 (481.68 sq mi) 1,246.67 km2 (481.34 sq mi)
Population density: 33.4/km2 (87/sq mi) 32.3/km2 (84/sq mi)
Median age: 45.1 (M: 44.5, F: 45.6) 42.7 (M: 42.2, F: 43.3)
Total private dwellings: 19,924 18,747
Median household income: $49,313 $41,784
References: 2011[4] 2006[5] earlier[6]
Historical Census Data - D'Autray Regional County Municipality, Quebec[7]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 32,979 —    
1996 37,553 +13.9%
Year Pop. ±%
2001 38,347 +2.1%
2001A 38,431 +0.2%
Year Pop. ±%
2006 40,321 +4.9%
2011 41,650 +3.3%
(A) adjusted figure due to boundary change.

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - D'Autray Regional County Municipality, Quebec[7]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
41,190
40,175 Increase 4.1% 0.00% 425 Decrease 12.4% 0.00% 185 Increase 131.2% 0.00% 405 Decrease 36.2% 0.00%
2006
39,800
38,600 Increase 5.6% 96.98% 485 Decrease 2.0% 1.22% 80 Decrease 56.8% 0.20% 635 Increase 81.4% 1.60%
2001
37,585
36,555 Increase 1.0% 97.26% 495 Increase 76.8% 1.32% 185 Increase 37.0% 0.49% 350 Increase 62.8% 0.93%
1996
36,840
36,210 n/a 98.29% 280 n/a 0.76% 135 n/a 0.37% 215 n/a 0.58%

Transportation[edit]

Access Routes[edit]

Highways and numbered routes that run through the municipality, including external routes that start or finish at the county border:[8]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reference number 141108 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (French)
  2. ^ a b c Geographic code 520 in the official Répertoire des municipalités (French)
  3. ^ a b "(Code 2452) Census Profile". 2011 census. Statistics Canada. 2012. 
  4. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2014-03-01. 
  5. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-03-01. 
  6. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. 
  7. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census
  8. ^ Official Transport Quebec Road Map

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