Hampton Parish, New Brunswick

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Hampton
Parish
Location within Kings County, New Brunswick.
Location within Kings County, New Brunswick.
Coordinates: 45°50′N 64°35′W / 45.84°N 64.59°W / 45.84; -64.59
Country  Canada
Province  New Brunswick
County Kings County
Established 1795
Area[1]
 • Land 121.39 km2 (46.87 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 2,734
 • Density 22.5/km2 (58/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Increase 0.4%
 • Dwellings 1,120
Time zone AST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC-3)

Hampton is a Canadian parish in Kings County, New Brunswick.

History[edit]

Hampton Parish was created in 1795 from Sussex Parish and Kingston Parish: possibly named for the town of Hampton near London, England: included Upham Parish until 1835 and Rothesay Parish until 1870.

Delineation[edit]

Hampton Parish is defined in the Territorial Division Act[2] as being bounded:

Northwest by the County line; northeast by Bright Parish; southeast by Queensbury Parish; and south by the Saint John River.

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]

Access Routes[edit]

Highways and numbered routes that run through the parish, including external routes that start or finish at the parish limits:[5]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 2011 Statistics Canada Census Profile: Hampton Parish, New Brunswick
  2. ^ "Territorial Division Act (R.S.N.B. 1973, c. T-3)". Government of New Brunswick website. Retrieved 23 August 2016. 
  3. ^ Statistics Canada: 2001, 2006 census
  4. ^ Profile: Hampton Parish, New Brunswick
  5. ^ Atlantic Canada Back Road Atlas ISBN 978-1-55368-618-7

External links[edit]



Coordinates: 45°28′24″N 65°49′25″W / 45.473404°N 65.823512°W / 45.473404; -65.823512 (Hampton Parish, New Brunswick)