Roxton Pond

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Roxton Pond
Skyline of Roxton Pond
Location within La Haute-Yamaska RCM
Location within La Haute-Yamaska RCM
Roxton Pond is located in Southern Quebec
Roxton Pond
Roxton Pond
Location in southern Quebec
Coordinates: 45°29′N 72°40′W / 45.483°N 72.667°W / 45.483; -72.667Coordinates: 45°29′N 72°40′W / 45.483°N 72.667°W / 45.483; -72.667[1]
CountryCanada
ProvinceQuebec
RegionMontérégie
RCMLa Haute-Yamaska
ConstitutedDecember 17, 1997
Government
 • MayorRaymond Loignon
 • Federal ridingShefford
 • Prov. ridingJohnson
Area
 • Total103.40 km2 (39.92 sq mi)
 • Land97.68 km2 (37.71 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[4]
 • Total3,786
 • Density38.8/km2 (100/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011
Increase 5.2%
 • Dwellings
1,561
Time zoneUTC−05:00 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−04:00 (EDT)
Postal code(s)
Area code(s)450 and 579
Highways Route 139
Websitewww.roxtonpond.ca

Roxton Pond is a municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec, located within La Haute-Yamaska Regional County Municipality. The population as of the 2011 Canadian Census was 3,786. The municipality was created in 1997 with the merger of the Parish and the Village of Roxton Pond.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Population trend:[5]

Census Population Change (%)
2011 3,786 Increase 5.2%
2006 3,599 Increase 2.0%
2001 3,527 Increase 5.3%
Merger 3,348 (+) Increase 29.6%
1996 2,357 Increase 11.4%
1991 2,116 N/A

(+) Amalgamation of the Parish and the Village of Roxton Pond on December 17, 1997.'

Language[edit]

Mother tongue language (2006)[6]

Language Population Pct (%)
French only 3,455 96.37%
English only 40 1.12%
Both English and French 10 0.28%
Other languages 80 2.23%

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