Rivière-Verte Parish, New Brunswick

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Rivière-Verte
Parish
Rivière-Verte village
Rivière-Verte village
Location within Madawaska County.
Location within Madawaska County.
Coordinates: 47°19′N 68°09′W / 47.317°N 68.150°W / 47.317; -68.150Coordinates: 47°19′N 68°09′W / 47.317°N 68.150°W / 47.317; -68.150
Country  Canada
Province  New Brunswick
County Madawaska
Established 1935
Area[1]
 • Land 715.60 km2 (276.29 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 686
 • Density 1.0/km2 (3/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 13.3%
 • Dwellings 325
Time zone UTC-4 (AST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-3 (ADT)

Rivière-Verte is a Canadian parish in Madawaska County, New Brunswick.[2]

Delineation[edit]

Rivière-Verte Parish is defined in the Territorial Division Act[3] as being bounded:

All that part of the above described Parish of Saint-Basile, lying easterly of the described lines, namely: beginning at a point on the northern side of the Saint John River in the division line between the lots now owned and occupied by Ubalde Theriault, and Victor R. Cyr, thence following the said division line to the rear line of the St. John River lots, then following said rear line of the St. John River lots in a westerly direction till it strikes the lower line of lot No. 10, granted to James Smith, said lot No. 10 is lying between the rear line of the St. John River lots and Green River,[a] thence following said lower line of Lot No. 10 to the westerly side of Green River, thence across said Green River in a direct line to the southeasterly side of line lot No. 17, granted to Felix Martin, thence following said southeasterly side of said lot No. 17 till it strikes the rear line of lots of the first tier east of said Green River, thence in a northerly direction till it strikes the division line between lots No. 6 and 7 in tier second of said Green River, thence following said last division line till it strikes the rear line of lots in second tier east of said Green River, thence following the division line between lots No. 17 and 18 in the third tier east of said Green River, and thence following the division line between lots 21 and 22 in fourth tier east of said Green River till it strikes the rear line of lots in said fourth tier, thence following the rear line of lots in tier four in a northerly direction by a straight line to the boundary line between the Parishes of Madawaska and Saint-Basile, thence following said division line between the said Parishes of Madawaska and Saint-Basile to the Restigouche County line, thence following the said Restigouche County line to the westerly side of the division line between the Parishes of Sainte-Anne and Saint-Basile, thence following the said last division line to the Saint John River, and thence following up the said Saint John River to the place of beginning.

Communities[edit]

Parish population total does not include incorporated municipalities (in bold) and communities within their respective boundaries (in italics).

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Canada census – Rivière-Verte Parish, New Brunswick community profile
2011 2006
Population: 686 (-13.3% from 2006) 791 (-4.1% from 2001)
Land area: 715.60 km2 (276.29 sq mi) 715.58 km2 (276.29 sq mi)
Population density: 1.0/km2 (2.6/sq mi) 1.1/km2 (2.8/sq mi)
Median age: 45.2 (M: 44.9, F: 45.6) 41.5 (M: 41.4, F: 41.5)
Total private dwellings: 325 471
Median household income: $44,379 $36,680
References: 2011[1] 2006[4] earlier[5]
Historical Census Data - Rivière-Verte Parish, New Brunswick[6]
YearPop.±%
1991 801—    
1996 853+6.5%
YearPop.±%
2001 825−3.3%
2006 791−4.1%
YearPop.±%
2011 686−13.3%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Rivière-Verte Parish, New Brunswick[6]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
685
675 Decrease 14.0% 98.54% 10 Decrease 33.3% 1.46% 0 Decrease 100.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
2006
810
785 Decrease 4.3% 96.91% 15 Steady 0.0% 1.85% 10 Steady 0.0% 1.23% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
2001
845
820 Decrease 0.6% 97.04% 15 Decrease 40.0% 1.78% 10 Increase n/a% 1.18% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
1996
850
825 n/a 97.06% 25 n/a 2.94% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00%

See also[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ Also known as Rivière Verte; both names are official.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2014-04-19. 
  2. ^ New Brunswick Provincial Archives - Rivière-Verte Parish
  3. ^ "Territorial Division Act (R.S.N.B. 1973, c. T-3)". Government of New Brunswick website. Retrieved 24 August 2016. 
  4. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-04-19. 
  5. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. 
  6. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census