Rougemont, Quebec

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Rougemont
Mont Rougemont looms over the surrounding region
Mont Rougemont looms over the surrounding region
Location within Rouville RCM
Location within Rouville RCM
Rougemont is located in Southern Quebec
Rougemont
Rougemont
Location in southern Quebec
Coordinates: 45°26′N 73°03′W / 45.433°N 73.050°W / 45.433; -73.050Coordinates: 45°26′N 73°03′W / 45.433°N 73.050°W / 45.433; -73.050[1]
Country Canada
Province Quebec
RegionMontérégie
RCMRouville
ConstitutedJanuary 26, 2000
Government
 • MayorAlain Brière
 • Federal ridingShefford
 • Prov. ridingIberville
Area
 • Total44.50 km2 (17.18 sq mi)
 • Land43.90 km2 (16.95 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[4]
 • Total2,723
 • Density62.0/km2 (161/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011
Increase 3.9%
 • Dwellings
1,066
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Postal code(s)
Area code(s)450 and 579
Highways Route 112
Route 229
Route 231
Websitewww.rougemont.ca

Rougemont is a municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec, located within the Rouville Regional County Municipality in the Montérégie region about 18 kilometers southwest of Saint-Hyacinthe. The population as of the Canada 2011 Census was 2,723.

While it is known for its apple orchards and sugar shacks, Rougemont is also the location of Mont Rougemont and Rougemont Airport.

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The South Shore Protestant Regional School Board previously served the municipality.[7]

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