Saint-Augustin, Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean, Quebec

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Not to be confused with Saint-Augustin, Côte-Nord, Quebec.
Saint-Augustin
Parish municipality
Location of Saint-Augustin
Saint-Augustin is located in Lac-Saint-Jean Quebec
Saint-Augustin
Saint-Augustin
Location in Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean Quebec.
Coordinates: 48°48′N 71°57′W / 48.800°N 71.950°W / 48.800; -71.950Coordinates: 48°48′N 71°57′W / 48.800°N 71.950°W / 48.800; -71.950[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean
RCM Maria-Chapdelaine
Settled 1895
Constituted May 14, 1925
Government[2]
 • Mayor Nicole Fortin
 • Federal riding Roberval—Lac-Saint-Jean
 • Prov. riding Roberval
Area[2][3]
 • Total 104.00 km2 (40.15 sq mi)
 • Land 105.18 km2 (40.61 sq mi)
  There is an apparent contradiction between two authoritative sources
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 400
 • Density 3.8/km2 (10/sq mi)
 • Pop (2006–11) Increase 1.8%
 • Dwellings 158
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) G0W 1K0
Area code(s) 418 and 581
Website www.saint-augustin.net

Saint-Augustin is a parish municipality in the Maria-Chapdelaine Regional County Municipality in the Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean region of Quebec, Canada. The municipality had a population of 400 as of the Canada 2011 Census.[4]

Demographics[edit]

Population trend:[5]

  • Population in 2011: 400 (2006 to 2011 population change: 1.8%)
  • Population in 2006: 393
  • Population in 2001: 424
  • Population in 1996: 486
  • Population in 1991: 534

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 153 (total dwellings: 158)

Mother tongue:[4]

  • English as first language: 3.8%
  • French as first language: 93.7%
  • English and French as first language: 0%
  • Other as first language: 2.5%

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reference number 55690 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (French)
  2. ^ a b Ministère des Affaires municipales, des Régions et de l'Occupation du territoire - Répertoire des municipalités: Saint-Augustin
  3. ^ a b "Saint-Augustin census profile". 2011 Census data. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2010-11-15. 
  4. ^ a b "Saint-Augustin community profile". 2006 Census data. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2010-11-15. 
  5. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census