Dundee, Quebec

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Dundee
Township municipality
Location within Le Haut-Saint-Laurent RCM
Location within Le Haut-Saint-Laurent RCM
Dundee is located in Southern Quebec
Dundee
Dundee
Location in southern Quebec
Coordinates: 45°01′N 74°29′W / 45.02°N 74.48°W / 45.02; -74.48Coordinates: 45°01′N 74°29′W / 45.02°N 74.48°W / 45.02; -74.48[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Montérégie
RCM Le Haut-Saint-Laurent
Constituted July 1, 1855
Named for Dundee[1]
Government[2][3]
 • Mayor Jean Armstrong
 • Federal riding Beauharnois—Salaberry
 • Prov. riding Huntingdon
Area[2][4]
 • Total 84.40 km2 (32.59 sq mi)
 • Land 69.45 km2 (26.81 sq mi)
Population (2016)[4]
 • Total 387
 • Density 5.6/km2 (15/sq mi)
 • Pop 2011-2016 Decrease 5.1%
 • Dwellings 359
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J0S 1L0
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Highways Route 132

Dundee is a township municipality in Le Haut-Saint-Laurent Regional County Municipality in the Montérégie administrative region of Quebec, Canada. At the Canada 2011 Census, the population was 408. It is primarily an agricultural area consisting of dairy and grain farms.

Geography[edit]

Dundee is located in the southwestern corner of the Montérégie region of Quebec. The township is bordered on the south by the Canada–United States border, on the north-west by the Saint Lawrence River, and the Mohawk reserve of Akwesasne to the west. The Salmon River runs through the municipality in a northwesterly direction from the US border to the Saint Lawrence, where many islands also make up Dundee's total area.

Communities[edit]

The following locations reside within the municipality's boundaries:[1]

Lakes & Rivers[edit]

The following waterways pass through or are situated within the municipality's boundaries:[1]

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Canada census – Dundee, Quebec community profile
2011 2006
Population: 408 (-6.4% from 2006) 436 (+6.9% from 2001)
Land area: 69.76 km2 (26.93 sq mi) 69.61 km2 (26.88 sq mi)
Population density: 5.8/km2 (15/sq mi) 6.3/km2 (16/sq mi)
Median age: 47.5 (M: 47.6, F: 47.4) 45.9 (M: 46.1, F: 45.5)
Total private dwellings: 336 327
Median household income: $27,926 $39,998
References: 2011[5] 2006[6] earlier[7]
Historical Census Data - Dundee, Quebec[8]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 382 —    
1996 392 +2.6%
2001 408 +4.1%
2006 436 +6.9%
2011 408 −6.4%
2016 387 −5.1%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue Language - Dundee, Quebec[8]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2016
390
245 Decrease 3.9% 62.82% 115 Decrease 11.5% 29.49% 10 Steady 0.0% 2.56% 15 Steady 0.0% 3.85%
2011
410
255 Increase 2.0% 62.20% 130 Decrease 16.1% 31.70% 10 Increase n/a% 2.44% 15 Decrease 40.0% 3.66%
2006
430
250 Increase 25.0% 58.14% 155 Decrease 13.9% 36.05% 0 Decrease 100.0% 0.00% 25 Steady 0.0% 5.81%
2001
415
200 Decrease 9.1% 48.19% 180 Increase 33.3% 43.37% 10 Steady 0.0% 2.41% 25 Decrease 28.6% 6.02%
1996
400
220 n/a 55.00% 135 n/a 33.75% 10 n/a 2.50% 35 n/a 8.75%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Dundee, Quebec at Wikimedia Commons