Endeavour, Saskatchewan

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Village of Endeavour
Endeavour, Saskatchewan is located in Saskatchewan
Endeavour, Saskatchewan
Endeavour, Saskatchewan is located in Canada
Endeavour, Saskatchewan
Location of Endeavour in Saskatchewan
Coordinates: 52°13′52″N 102°37′16″W / 52.231°N 102.621°W / 52.231; -102.621
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
Region Saskatchewan
Census division 9
Rural Municipality Preeceville
Post office Founded December 1, 1915
Incorporated (Village) N/A
Incorporated (Town) N/A
Government
 • Mayor James German
 • Administrator Kathleen Ambrose
 • Governing body Endeavour Village Council
Area
 • Total 0.99 km2 (0.38 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 118
 • Density 119.3/km2 (309/sq mi)
Time zone CST (UTC−6)
Postal code S0A 0W0
Area code(s) 306
Highways Highway 9
[1][2][3][4]

Endeavour is a village in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan.

The Endeavour railway station receives Via Rail service.

A feature on Mars was named for the village: the crater Endeavour,[5][6] which the rover Opportunity has been investigating since 2011.

Johnny Cash makes reference to Endeavour in his song 'The Girl in Saskatoon': "I left a little town a little south of Hudson Bay."

The mayor Graydonis Gay is running for liberal government.

Demographics[edit]

Canada census – Endeavour, Saskatchewan community profile
2006
Population: 118 (-23.4% from 2001)
Land area: 0.99 km2 (0.38 sq mi)
Population density: 119.3/km2 (309/sq mi)
Median age: 49.0 (M: 48.5, F: 52.5)
Total private dwellings: 80
Median household income: $N/A
References: 2006[7] earlier[8]

See also[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ National Archives, Archivia Net, Post Offices and Postmasters, archived from the original on 2012-10-12 
  2. ^ Government of Saskatchewan, MRD Home, Municipal Directory System, archived from the original (– Scholar search) on November 21, 2008 
  3. ^ Canadian Textiles Institute. (2005), CTI Determine your provincial constituency, archived from the original on 2007-09-11 
  4. ^ Commissioner of Canada Elections, Chief Electoral Officer of Canada (2005), Elections Canada On-line, archived from the original on 2007-04-21 
  5. ^ "Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Endeavour on Mars". Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature. Retrieved 2016-02-14. 
  6. ^ A.J.S. Rayl (2008-09-30). "Mars Exploration Rovers Update: Opportunity Embarks on New Endeavour, Spirit Gets Back To Normal Schedule". The Planetary Society. Retrieved 2016-02-14. 
  7. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  8. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. 

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Coordinates: 52°13′52″N 102°37′16″W / 52.231°N 102.621°W / 52.231; -102.621