Le Goulet, New Brunswick

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Le Goulet
Village
Le Goulet is located in New Brunswick
Le Goulet

Le Goulet
Location within New Brunswick.
Coordinates: 47°42′N 64°43′W / 47.700°N 64.717°W / 47.700; -64.717
Country Canada
Province New Brunswick
County Gloucester
Parish Shippagan
Incorporated 1986
Government
 • Type Town Council
 • Mayor Wilfred Roussel
Area[1]
 • Total 5.46 km2 (2.11 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 817
 • Density 149.6/km2 (387/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 10.0%
 • Dwellings 334
Time zone AST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC-3)
Postal code(s) E8S
Area code(s) 506
Highways None
Website www.legoulet.ca

Le Goulet (2011 population: 817) is a Canadian village in Gloucester County, New Brunswick.

The village is located 5 kilometres south of Shippagan on the Acadian Peninsula.

History[edit]

The village was originally called New Jerusalem Settlement when it was initially settled in 1879. Le Goulet was incorporated in 1986.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Canada census – Le Goulet, New Brunswick community profile
2011 2006
Population: 817 (-10.0% from 2006) 908 (-6.3% from 2001)
Land area: 5.46 km2 (2.11 sq mi) 5.46 km2 (2.11 sq mi)
Population density: 149.6/km2 (387/sq mi) 166.2/km2 (430/sq mi)
Median age: 49.5 (M: 48.4, F: 50.6) 44.6 (M: 43.3, F: 45.8)
Total private dwellings: 334 337
Median household income: $.N/A $49,105
Notes: 2011 income data for this area has been suppressed for data quality or confidentiality reasons. – References: 2011[1] 2006[2] earlier[3]
Historical Census Data - Le Goulet, New Brunswick[4]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 1,087 —    
1996 1,029 −5.3%
Year Pop. ±%
2001 969 −5.8%
2006 908 −6.3%
Year Pop. ±%
2011 817 −10.0%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Le Goulet, New Brunswick[4]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
815
805 Decrease 9.5% 98.77% 5 Decrease 66.7% 0.61% 5 Increase n/a% 0.61% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
2006
905
890 Decrease 6.8% 98.34% 15 Decrease 25.0% 1.66% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
2001
975
955 Decrease 5.9% 97.95% 20 Increase 100.0% 2.05% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
1996
1,025
1,015 n/a 99.02% 10 n/a 0.98% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00%

Notable people[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c 2011 Statistics Canada Census Profile: Le Goulet, New Brunswick Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "cp2011" defined multiple times with different content (see the help page).
  2. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-04-05. 
  3. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. 
  4. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 47°42′N 64°43′W / 47.700°N 64.717°W / 47.700; -64.717