Rivière-Verte, New Brunswick

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Rivière-Verte
Village
Skyline of Rivière-Verte
Rivière-Verte is located in New Brunswick
Rivière-Verte
Rivière-Verte
Location within New Brunswick.
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
Parish Rivière-Verte
Village Status 1966
Electoral Districts   
Federal

Madawaska—Restigouche
Provincial Restigouche-La-Vallée
Government[1]
 • Type Community Council
 • Mayor Michel LeBlond
Area[2]
 • Total 7.00 km2 (2.70 sq mi)
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 744
 • Density 106.3/km2 (275/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 6.8%
 • Dwellings 354
Time zone AST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC-3)
Postal code(s) E7C
Area code(s) 506
Highways Route 2 (TCH)
Route 144
Website www.riviere-verte.ca

Rivière-Verte (2016 population: 724) is a Canadian village in Madawaska County, New Brunswick.[3]

It is located 15 kilometres southeast of Edmundston along the Saint John River and the Riviere Verte. Its name translates to "Green River".

History[edit]

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Canada census – Rivière-Verte, New Brunswick community profile
2011 2006
Population: 744 (-6.8% from 2006) 798 (-6.8% from 2001)
Land area: 7.00 km2 (2.70 sq mi) 7.00 km2 (2.70 sq mi)
Population density: 106.3/km2 (275/sq mi) 114.0/km2 (295/sq mi)
Median age: 48.9 (M: 48.4, F: 49.2) 45.5 (M: 44.4, F: 46.6)
Total private dwellings: 354 366
Median household income: $34,297 $31,767
References: 2011[2] 2006[4] earlier[5]
Historical Census Data - Rivière-Verte, New Brunswick[6]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 988 —    
1996 929 −6.0%
Year Pop. ±%
2001 856 −7.9%
2006 798 −6.8%
Year Pop. ±%
2011 744 −6.8%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Rivière-Verte, 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
730
710 Decrease 6.0% 97.26% 20 Decrease 33.3% 2.74% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
2006
785
755 Decrease 7.4% 96.18% 30 Increase 50.0% 3.82% 0 Decrease 100.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
2001
845
815 Decrease 8.9% 96.45% 20 Increase 33.3% 2.37% 10 Steady 0.0% 1.18% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
1996
920
895 n/a 97.28% 15 n/a 1.63% 10 n/a 1.09% 0 n/a 0.00%

Notable people[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Government of New Brunswick website: Rivière-Verte
  2. ^ a b c 2011 Statistics Canada Census Profile: Rivière-Verte, New Brunswick Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "cp2011" defined multiple times with different content (see the help page).
  3. ^ New Brunswick Provincial Archives - Rivière-Verte
  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