New Bandon Parish, New Brunswick
Location within Gloucester County, New Brunswick
|• Land||369.58 km2 (142.70 sq mi)|
|• Density||3.2/km2 (8/sq mi)|
|• Pop 2006-2011||16.0%|
|Time zone||UTC-4 (AST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-3 (ADT)|
New Bandon Parish is a Canadian parish in Gloucester County, New Brunswick. It was named after the town of Bandon in Ireland. Within the parish is the rural community of New Bandon, which lies between Pokeshaw on the east, and Stonehaven on the west.
- North and east by Chaleur Bay and Caraquet Bay; west by Bathurst Parish; south by the south branch of the Caraquet River[b] extending from its mouth, upstream to the mouth of Innishannon Brook; thence in a southwesterly, westerly and southerly direction along the bounds of the Paquetville Parish and the bounds of Saint-Isidore Parish to a point in the east limit of Bathurst Parish.
Parish population total does not include incorporated municipalities (in bold):
Mother tongue language (2006)
- The 1973 Territorial Division Act misspells the name New Brandon Parish; the name is spelt correctly in other modern government sources and in earlier versions of the Act.
- Southwest Caraquet River, now officially the Rivière Caraquet; the former Northwest Caraquet River is now Rivière du Nord.
- 2011 Statistics Canada Census Profile: New Bandon Parish, New Brunswick
- New Brunswick Provincial Archives - New Bandon Parish
- "Territorial Division Act (R.S.N.B. 1973, c. T-3)". Government of New Brunswick website. Retrieved 23 August 2016.
- Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006 census
- 2006 Statistics Canada Community Profile: New Bandon Parish, New Brunswick