Rural Municipality of Morse No. 165

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Morse No. 165, Saskatchewan
Morse No. 165, Saskatchewan is located in Saskatchewan
Morse No. 165, Saskatchewan
Morse No. 165, Saskatchewan
Coordinates: 50°25′0.36″N 107°0′4.59″W / 50.4167667°N 107.0012750°W / 50.4167667; -107.0012750
CountryCanada
ProvinceSaskatchewan
Rural MunicipalityDecember 11, 1911
Area
 • Total1,244.38 km2 (480.46 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total435
 • Density0.3/km2 (0.8/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-6 (UTC)

This article is about the rural municipality in Canada. For other places with the same name, see Morse (disambiguation)

Morse No. 165, Saskatchewan is a rural municipality of 435 rural residents (2006 census) in the southwestern part of Saskatchewan, Canada. The RM was incorporated December 11, 1911.[1] Other localities in the area include Calderbank, Ernfold, Glen Kerr, Gouldtown, Herbert, Log Valley and Morse.[2][3] Reed Lake is a very large lake in this RM.[4] A rural municipality is an administrative district consisting of an elected reeve, councilors, administrator who provide essential services within their area.

A person could work for the municipality and have his earnings put toward the taxes on his land; at one time, money collected in each Division stayed in that Division....The RM has as its responsibilities for many areas: agricultural programs and concerns in general; tax collections for needs of the municipality - road construction and maintenance; protective services - pest control, fire protection, weed control, environmental development, cultural and educational services; medical and veterinary needs and so forth.

— Tecumseh No. 65 [5]

Statistics[edit]

Canada census – Rural Municipality of Morse No. 165 community profile
2006
Population: 435 (-16.7% from 2001)
Land area: 1,244.38 km2 (480.46 sq mi)
Population density: 0.3/km2 (0.78/sq mi)
Median age: N/A (M: N/A, F: N/A)
Total private dwellings: 191
Median household income: $N/A
References: 2006[6] earlier[7]

Communities[edit]

The following communities are located in this municipality:

Towns
Villages
Unincorporated communities

References[edit]

  1. ^ "MRD Municipal Status Information", Ministry of Municipal Affairs, Government of Saskatchewan, archived from the original (– Scholar search) on 2008-03-25, retrieved 2007-12-29
  2. ^ Saskatchewan Genealogy Association, retrieved 2007-12-29
  3. ^ "4708001 - Swift Current No. 137, geographical codes and localities ,2006", Statistics Canada, Government of Canada, retrieved 2007-12-29
  4. ^ "Morse No. 165, Saskatchewan, Canada, North America". World Index. Rumbletum.org. 2004. Retrieved 2007-12-26.
  5. ^ Sask Biz, Government of Saskatchewan (2004), Tecumseh No. 65, retrieved 2007-12-27
  6. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". 2006 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2009-02-24.
  7. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". 2001 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012.

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