Les Pays-d'en-Haut Regional County Municipality

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Les Pays-d'en-Haut
Regional county municipality
Location in province of Quebec.
Location in province of Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°57′N 74°08′W / 45.950°N 74.133°W / 45.950; -74.133Coordinates: 45°57′N 74°08′W / 45.950°N 74.133°W / 45.950; -74.133[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Laurentides
Effective January 1, 1983
County seat Sainte-Adèle
Government[2]
 • Type Prefecture
 • Prefect Charles Garnier
Area[2][3]
 • Total 737.40 km2 (284.71 sq mi)
 • Land 685.41 km2 (264.64 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 40,331
 • Density 58.8/km2 (152/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Increase 10.3%
 • Dwellings 28,593
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Website www.lespaysdenhaut.com

Les Pays-d'En-Haut (French pronunciation: ​[le pɛi dɑ̃ o]) is a regional county municipality in the Laurentides region of Quebec, Canada. The population according to the Canada 2011 Census is 40,331.[3]

Subdivisions[edit]

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Canada census – Les Pays-d'en-Haut Regional County Municipality, Quebec community profile
2011 2006 2001
Population: 40,331 (+10.3% from 2006) 36,573 (+18.5% from 2001) 30,866 (+9.3% from 1996)
Land area: 685.41 km2 (264.64 sq mi) 682.72 km2 (263.60 sq mi) 682.55 km2 (263.53 sq mi)
Population density: 58.8/km2 (152/sq mi) 53.6/km2 (139/sq mi) 45.2/km2 (117/sq mi)
Median age: 51.4 (M: 51.5, F: 51.4) 48.6 (M: 48.6, F: 48.6) 46.1 (M: 46.0, F: 46.2)
Total private dwellings: 28,593 25,587 23,268
Median household income: $52,232 $49,227 $43,495
References: 2011[3] 2006[4] 2001[5]
Historical Census Data - Les Pays-d'en-Haut Regional County Municipality, Quebec[6]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 22,589 —    
1996 28,237 +25.0%
Year Pop. ±%
2001 30,866 +9.3%
2006 36,573 +18.5%
Year Pop. ±%
2011 40,331 +10.3%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Les Pays-d'en-Haut Regional County Municipality, Quebec[6]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
39,830
34,795 Increase 11.8% 87.36% 3,350 Increase 2.1% 8.41% 460 Increase 35.3% 1.15% 1,225 Decrease 11.5% 3.08%
2006
36,120
31,115 Increase 19.1% 86.14% 3,280 Increase 8.4% 9.08% 340 Decrease 0.1% 0.94% 1,385 Increase 45.0% 3.83%
2001
30,460
26,135 Increase 10.3% 85.80% 3,025 Increase 0.2% 9.93% 345 Decrease 13.8% 1.13% 955 Increase 29.1% 3.14%
1996
27,855
23,695 n/a 85.06% 3,020 n/a 10.84% 400 n/a 1.44% 740 n/a 2.66%

Transportation[edit]

Access Routes[edit]

Highways and numbered routes that run through the municipality, including external routes that start or finish at the county border:[7]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reference number 141066 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (French)
  2. ^ a b Geographic code 770 in the official Répertoire des municipalités (French)
  3. ^ a b c d "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2014-03-03.  Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "cp2011" defined multiple times with different content (see the help page). Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "cp2011" defined multiple times with different content (see the help page).
  4. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-03-03. 
  5. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. Retrieved 2014-03-03. 
  6. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census
  7. ^ Official Transport Quebec Road Map

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