Rural Municipality of Riverside No. 168

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Riverside No. 168 (2006 Population 511 ) is a rural municipality in Saskatchewan, Canada encompassing 797.52 square kilometers (307.92 sq mi) in area. The rural municipality maintains its office in Pennant, Saskatchewan.[1] The rural municipality, in conjunction with the provincial government, is in charge of maintenance of highways in its area. As well as this, the municipality provides policing, fire protection and municipal governance for the rural district, with a reeve as its administrator.

Statistics[edit]

Canada census – Rural Municipality of Riverside No. 168 community profile
2006
Population: 511 (3.2% from 2001)
Land area: 1,295.21 km2 (500.08 sq mi)
Population density: 0.4/km2 (1.0/sq mi)
Median age: 43.4 (M: 43.8, F: 42.8)
Total private dwellings: 197
Median household income: $75,166
References: 2006[2] earlier[3]

Historical building[edit]

There is one historical building located within the rural municipality:

  • St. John's Norwegian Lutheran Church - (Also called St. John's Lutheran Church and Cemetery) the building was erected in 1919 by Norwegian pioneers to the area. The site is located 15 km south of Cabri [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Saskatchewan Municipal Database
  2. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". 2006 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2009-02-24.
  3. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". 2001 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012.
  4. ^ St. John's Norwegian Lutheran Church

Coordinates: 50°41′25″N 108°16′39″W / 50.69028°N 108.27750°W / 50.69028; -108.27750