Saint-Éloi, Quebec

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Saint-Éloi
Skyline of Saint-Éloi
Location within Les Basques RCM
Location within Les Basques RCM
Saint-Éloi is located in Eastern Quebec
Saint-Éloi
Saint-Éloi
Location in eastern Quebec
Coordinates: 48°02′N 69°14′W / 48.03°N 69.23°W / 48.03; -69.23Coordinates: 48°02′N 69°14′W / 48.03°N 69.23°W / 48.03; -69.23[1]
Country Canada
Province Quebec
RegionBas-Saint-Laurent
RCMLes Basques
ConstitutedJuly 1, 1855
Government
 • MayorMario St-Louis
 • Federal ridingRimouski-Neigette—Témiscouata
—Les Basques
 • Prov. ridingRivière-du-Loup-Témiscouata
Area
 • Total65.90 km2 (25.44 sq mi)
 • Land66.80 km2 (25.79 sq mi)
 There is an apparent contradiction between two authoritative sources
Population
 • Total286
 • Density4.3/km2 (11/sq mi)
 • Pop 2011–2016
Decrease 8.0%
 • Dwellings
144
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Postal code(s)
Area code(s)418 and 581
HighwaysNo major routes
Websitewww.st-eloi.qc.ca

Saint-Éloi is a parish municipality in the region of Bas-Saint-Laurent, Quebec, Canada. Its population was 286 in the Canada 2016 Census.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Canada census – Saint-Éloi, Quebec community profile
2011 2006
Population: 311 (-8.0% from 2006) 338 (-0.6% from 2001)
Land area: 66.80 km2 (25.79 sq mi) 66.80 km2 (25.79 sq mi)
Population density: 4.7/km2 (12/sq mi) 5.1/km2 (13/sq mi)
Median age: 48.9 (M: 49.0, F: 48.8) 46.2 (M: 46.1, F: 46.4)
Total private dwellings: 137 159
Median household income: $49,255 $44,472
References: 2011[4] 2006[5] earlier[6]
Historical Census Data – Saint-Éloi, Quebec[7]
YearPop.±%
1991 352—    
1996 340−3.4%
2001 340+0.0%
2006 338−0.6%
2011 311−8.0%
2016 286−8.0%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue – Saint-Éloi, Quebec[7]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
310
305 Decrease 3.2% 98.39% 5 Increase n/a% 1.61% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Decrease 100.0% 0.00%
2006
345
315 Decrease 7.4% 91.30% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 30 Increase n/a% 8.70%
2001
340
340 Steady 0.0% 100.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
1996
340
340 n/a 100.00% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00%

Notable residents[edit]

Notable people born in Saint-Éloi include jazz musician Alain Caron and Quebec premier Adélard Godbout.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reference number 56240 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec ‹See Tfd›(in French)
  2. ^ a b Geographic code 11035 in the official Répertoire des municipalités ‹See Tfd›(in French)
  3. ^ a b "(Code 2411035) Census Profile". 2011 census. Statistics Canada. 2012.
  4. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". 2011 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2014-03-11.
  5. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". 2006 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-03-11.
  6. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". 2001 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012.
  7. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census

External links[edit]

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