Debden, Saskatchewan

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Debden
Village of Debden
Canadian Northern Railway Debden Portable Train Station later used in Brisbin, Saskatchewan
Canadian Northern Railway Debden Portable Train Station later used in Brisbin, Saskatchewan
Debden is located in Saskatchewan
Debden
Debden
Debden is located in Canada
Debden
Debden
Coordinates: 53°31′01″N 106°52′01″W / 53.517°N 106.867°W / 53.517; -106.867
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
RegionCentral
Census division16
Rural MunicipalityCanwood No. 494
Post office Founded1912[1]
Incorporated (Village)1922[1]
Government
 • TypeMunicipal
 • Governing bodyDebden Village Council
 • MayorAline Hannon
 • AdministratorCarmen Jean
Area
 • Total1.39 km2 (0.54 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total337
 • Density242.5/km2 (628/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
Postal code
S0J 0S0
Area code(s)306
Highways Hwy 55
RailwaysCanadian National Railway
[2][3][4][5]

Debden is a village within the Rural Municipality of Canwood No. 494, within the boreal forest of central Saskatchewan, Canada. The village is location is on Highway 55 and is 94 km from the city of Prince Albert and 194 km from the city of Saskatoon. It is also the administrative headquarters of the Big River Cree First Nations band government.[6]

The population was 337 in the 2016 Census, (a -5.9% decrease for them 2011 Census). Most of the people are of Fransaskois origins.[1] The village is at the edge of the Prince Albert National Park and with all the lakes nearby it becomes a popular area in the summer months.

Demographics[edit]

French was the mother tongue of 105 of the residents in 2011.

Canada census – Debden, Saskatchewan community profile
2016 2011 2006
Population: 337 (-5.9% from 2011) 358 (+2.9% from 2006) 348 (-2.0% from 2001)
Land area: 1.39 km2 (0.54 sq mi) 1.39 km2 (0.54 sq mi) 1.39 km2 (0.54 sq mi)
Population density: 242.5/km2 (628/sq mi) 257.6/km2 (667/sq mi) 250.4/km2 (649/sq mi)
Median age: 45.1 (M: 46.2, F: 44.5) 47.8 (M: 46.0, F: 48.8) 43.8 (M: 42.5, F: 46.0)
Total private dwellings: 148 156 159
Median household income:
References: 2016[7] 2011[8] 2006[9] earlier[10]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Village of Debden official website". Retrieved 2013-02-20.
  2. ^ National Archives, Archivia Net, Post Offices and Postmasters, archived from the original on 2006-10-06
  3. ^ Government of Saskatchewan, MRD Home, Municipal Directory System, archived from the original on 2016-01-15
  4. ^ Canadian Textiles Institute. (2005), CTI Determine your provincial constituency, archived from the original on 2007-09-11
  5. ^ Commissioner of Canada Elections, Chief Electoral Officer of Canada (2005), Elections Canada On-line, archived from the original on 2007-04-21
  6. ^ http://www.brfn.ca/
  7. ^ "2016 Community Profiles". 2016 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 21, 2017. Retrieved 2017-03-15.
  8. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". 2011 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2013-02-20.
  9. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". 2006 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2009-02-24.
  10. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". 2001 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012.

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Coordinates: 53°31′01″N 106°52′01″W / 53.517°N 106.867°W / 53.517; -106.867