Saint-Damase, Bas-Saint-Laurent, Quebec

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Saint-Damase
Parish municipality
Saint-Damase - Village.JPG
Location within La Matapédia RCM.
Location within La Matapédia RCM.
Saint-Damase is located in Eastern Quebec
Saint-Damase
Saint-Damase
Location in eastern Quebec.
Coordinates: 48°40′N 67°50′W / 48.667°N 67.833°W / 48.667; -67.833Coordinates: 48°40′N 67°50′W / 48.667°N 67.833°W / 48.667; -67.833[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Bas-Saint-Laurent
RCM La Matapédia
Settled 1868
Constituted December 31, 1885
Government[2]
 • Mayor Jean-Marc Dumont
 • Federal riding Haute-Gaspésie—La
Mitis—Matane—Matapédia
 • Prov. riding Matane-Matapédia
Area[2][3]
 • Total 118.20 km2 (45.64 sq mi)
 • Land 117.02 km2 (45.18 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 397
 • Density 3.4/km2 (9/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 11.0%
 • Dwellings 177
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) G0J 2J0
Area code(s) 418 and 581
Highways Route 297

Saint-Damase is a parish municipality in Quebec, Canada.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Canada census – Saint-Damase, Bas-Saint-Laurent, Quebec community profile
2011 2006
Population: 397 (-11.0% from 2006) 446 (-0.7% from 2001)
Land area: 117.02 km2 (45.18 sq mi) 117.02 km2 (45.18 sq mi)
Population density: 3.4/km2 (8.8/sq mi) 3.8/km2 (9.8/sq mi)
Median age: 45.9 (M: 47.2, F: 45.5) 42.4 (M: 43.8, F: 40.1)
Total private dwellings: 177 202
Median household income: $40,898 $47,239
References: 2011[3] 2006[4] earlier[5]
Historical Census Data - Saint-Damase, Bas-Saint-Laurent, Quebec[6]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 435 —    
Year Pop. ±%
1996 439 +0.9%
Year Pop. ±%
2001 449 +2.3%
Year Pop. ±%
2006 446 −0.7%
Year Pop. ±%
2011 397 −11.0%
Countryside in Saint-Damase

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reference number 55877 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (in French)
  2. ^ a b "Saint-Damase". Répertoire des municipalités (in French). Ministère des Affaires municipales, des Régions et de l'Occupation du territoire. Retrieved 2012-01-26. 
  3. ^ a b c "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2014-02-08. 
  4. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2012-01-26. 
  5. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. 
  6. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census