Rural Municipality of Monet No. 257

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Monet No. 257
Rural municipality
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
Seat Elrose, Saskatchewan
 • Total 1,591.75 km2 (614.58 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 479
 • Density 0.30/km2 (0.78/sq mi)

Monet No. 257 (2006 Population 479) is a rural municipality in south-eastern Saskatchewan, Canada encompassing 1,591.75 square kilometers in area. The seat of the municipality is in Elrose.[1] The rural municipality in conjunction with the provincial government is in charge of maintenance of highways in its area. As well, the municipality provides policing, fire protection and municipal governance for the rural district, with a reeve as its administrator.


In 2006, the Monet No. 257 had a population of 479 in 162 dwellings, a -15.1% decrease from 2001. On a surface of 1,591.75 km² it has a density of 0.3 inhabitants/km².[2]


The following communities are located in this municipality:


  • Elrose - Seat of municipality




There is one historical site, a regional parks, and a museum located within the rural municipality:

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