East Hereford, Quebec

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East Hereford
Municipality
Location within Coaticook RCM.
Location within Coaticook RCM.
East Hereford is located in Southern Quebec
East Hereford
East Hereford
Location in southern Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°05′N 71°30′W / 45.083°N 71.500°W / 45.083; -71.500Coordinates: 45°05′N 71°30′W / 45.083°N 71.500°W / 45.083; -71.500[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Estrie
RCM Coaticook
Constituted July 1, 1855
Government[2]
 • Mayor Richard Belleville
 • Federal riding Compton—Stanstead
 • Prov. riding Saint-François
Area[2][3]
 • Total 73.30 km2 (28.30 sq mi)
 • Land 71.59 km2 (27.64 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 306
 • Density 4.3/km2 (11/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 12.3%
 • Dwellings 154
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J0B 1S0
Area code(s) 819
Highways Route 253
Website www.municipalite.
easthereford.qc.ca

East Hereford is a municipality of about 300 people in southeastern Quebec, Canada, in Coaticook Regional County Municipality in the Estrie region.

East Hereford is located just north of Beecher Falls, Vermont, and on the east side of East Hereford it is bordered by New Hampshire. Dairy farming and lumber products are the main sources of income.

The nearby Mont Hereford has a developed trail network for the sport of mountain biking.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Population trend:[4]

Census Population Change (%)
2011 306 Decrease 12.3%
2006 349 Increase 8.0%
2001 323 Increase 1.9%
1996 317 Decrease 8.1%
1991 345 N/A

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