Saint-Damase, Montérégie, Quebec

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Saint-Damase
Municipality
St-Damase kiosque.jpg
Location within Les Maskoutains RCM
Location within Les Maskoutains RCM
Saint-Damase is located in Southern Quebec
Saint-Damase
Saint-Damase
Location in southern Quebec
Coordinates: 45°32′N 73°00′W / 45.533°N 73.000°W / 45.533; -73.000Coordinates: 45°32′N 73°00′W / 45.533°N 73.000°W / 45.533; -73.000[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Montérégie
RCM Les Maskoutains
Constituted October 5, 2001
Government[2][3]
 • Mayor Germain Chabot
 • Federal riding Saint-Hyacinthe—Bagot
 • Prov. riding Saint-Hyacinthe
Area[2][4]
 • Total 80.90 km2 (31.24 sq mi)
 • Land 79.07 km2 (30.53 sq mi)
Population (2011)[4]
 • Total 2,506
 • Density 31.7/km2 (82/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Increase 0.8%
 • Dwellings 1,025
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J0H 1J0
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Highways Route 231
Route 233
Website www.st-damase.qc.ca

Saint-Damase is a municipality located in Les Maskoutains Regional County Municipality in the Montérégie region of Quebec. The population as of the Canada 2011 Census was 2,506. The municipality was created on October 5, 2001, by the merger of the Parish and the Village of Saint-Damase.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Historical Census Data - Saint-Damase, Quebec[6]
Year Pop. ±%
2001M 2,500 —    
Year Pop. ±%
2006 2,486 −0.6%
Year Pop. ±%
2011 2,506 +0.8%
(M) merger of Parish and Village of Saint-Damase on October 5, 2001.
Historical Census Data - Saint-Damase (village), Quebec[6]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 1,348 —    
Year Pop. ±%
1996 1,362 +1.0%
Year Pop. ±%
2001 1,327 −2.6%
Historical Census Data - Saint-Damase (parish), Quebec[6]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 1,089 —    
Year Pop. ±%
1996 1,149 +5.5%
Year Pop. ±%
2001 1,173 +2.1%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Saint-Damase, Quebec[6]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
2,500
2,460 Increase 1.0% 98.40% 15 Increase 50.0% 0.60% 5 Increase n/a% 0.20% 20 Steady 0.0% 0.80%
2006
2,465
2,435 Increase 0.6% 98.78% 10 Decrease 71.4% 0.41% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 20 Decrease 33.3% 0.81%
2001
2,485
2.420 n/a 97.38% 35 n/a 1.41% 0 n/a 0.00% 30 n/a 1.21%

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