Dumbarton Parish, New Brunswick

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Dumbarton
Parish
Location within Charlotte County.
Location within Charlotte County.
Country  Canada
Province  New Brunswick
County Charlotte County
Established 1856
Area[1]
 • Land 375.08 km2 (144.82 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 368
 • Density 1.0/km2 (3/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Increase 3.4%
 • Dwellings 204
Time zone AST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC-3)

Dumbarton is a Canadian parish in Charlotte County, New Brunswick.[2]

History[edit]

Dumbarton Parish was created from Saint Patrick Parish in 1856 and named for the town of Dumbarton, Scotland.

Delineation[edit]

Dumbarton Parish is defined in the Territorial Division Act[3] as being bounded:

West by Saint David Parish and Saint James Parish; north by the County line; east by the northern prolongation of the eastern boundary of Saint Patrick Parish; and south by Saint Patrick Parish;

Governance[edit]

The entire parish forms the local service district of the parish of Dumbarton, established in 1969 to assess for community services. Fire protection was added to the assessment in 1970.

Communities[edit]

Parish population total does not include incorporated municipalities (in bold).

Bodies of water & Islands[edit]

This is a list of rivers, lakes, streams, creeks, marshes and Islands that are at least partially in this parish

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Canada census – Dumbarton Parish, New Brunswick community profile
2011 2006
Population: 368 (+3.4% from 2006) 356 (-17.2% from 2001)
Land area: 375.08 km2 (144.82 sq mi) 375.06 km2 (144.81 sq mi)
Population density: 1.0/km2 (2.6/sq mi) 0.9/km2 (2.3/sq mi)
Median age: 48.4 (M: 47.8, F: 48.6) 43.7 (M: 45.1, F: 43.5)
Total private dwellings: 204 187
Median household income: $.N/A $27,336
Notes: 2011 income data for this area has been suppressed for data quality or confidentiality reasons. – References: 2011[1] 2006[4] earlier[5]
Historical Census Data - Dumbarton Parish, New Brunswick[6]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 426 —    
1996 447 +4.9%
Year Pop. ±%
2001 430 −3.8%
2006 356 −17.2%
Year Pop. ±%
2011 368 +3.4%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Dumbarton Parish, New Brunswick[6]
Census Total
English
French
English & French
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
375
360 Increase 4.2% 96.00% 15 Increase n/a% 4.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Decrease 100.0% 0.00%
2006
355
345 Decrease 19.8% 97.18% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 10 Increase n/a% 2.82%
2001
430
430 Decrease 3.4% 100.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
1996
445
445 n/a 100.00% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00%

Access Routes[edit]

Highways and numbered routes that run through the parish, including external routes that start or finish at the parish limits:[7]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2014-03-15. 
  2. ^ New Brunswick Provincial Archives - Charlotte Parish
  3. ^ "Territorial Division Act (R.S.N.B. 1973, c. T-3)". Government of New Brunswick website. Retrieved 19 August 2016. 
  4. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-03-15. 
  5. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. 
  6. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census
  7. ^ Atlantic Canada Back Road Atlas ISBN 978-1-55368-618-7 Pages 4, 12



Coordinates: 45°23′42″N 67°04′26″W / 45.394954°N 67.073765°W / 45.394954; -67.073765 (Dumbarton Parish, New Brunswick)