Saint-Edmond-les-Plaines, Quebec

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Saint-Edmond-les-Plaines
Municipality
Location of Saint-Edmond-les-Plaines
Saint-Edmond-les-Plaines is located in Lac-Saint-Jean Quebec
Saint-Edmond-les-Plaines
Saint-Edmond-les-Plaines
Location in Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean Quebec.
Coordinates: 48°54′N 72°33′W / 48.900°N 72.550°W / 48.900; -72.550Coordinates: 48°54′N 72°33′W / 48.900°N 72.550°W / 48.900; -72.550[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean
RCM Maria-Chapdelaine
Constituted September 3, 1938
Government[2]
 • Mayor Rodrigue Cantin
 • Federal riding Roberval—Lac-Saint-Jean
 • Prov. riding Roberval
Area[2][3]
 • Total 85.80 km2 (33.13 sq mi)
 • Land 84.15 km2 (32.49 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 390
 • Density 4.6/km2 (12/sq mi)
 • Pop (2006–11) Decrease 9.7%
 • Dwellings 179
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) G0W 2M0
Area code(s) 418 and 581
Website www.stedmond.ca

Saint-Edmond-les-Plaines is a municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec, located within the regional county municipality of Maria-Chapdelaine. The municipality had a population of 390 as of the Canada 2011 Census.

Before November 27, 2004, it was known simply as Saint-Edmond.[4]

Demographics[edit]

Population trend:[5]

  • Population in 2011: 390 (2006 to 2011 population change: -9.7%)
  • Population in 2006: 432
  • Population in 2001: 518
  • Population in 1996: 585
  • Population in 1991: 592

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 167 (total dwellings: 179)

Mother tongue:[6]

  • English as first language: 0%
  • French as first language: 100%
  • English and French as first language: 0%
  • Other as first language: 0%

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reference number 383390 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-Edmond-les-Plaines
  3. ^ a b "Saint-Edmond-les-Plaines census profile". 2011 Census data. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2010-11-24. 
  4. ^ http://www.stat.gouv.qc.ca/publications/referenc/pdf/Modnov04.pdf
  5. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census
  6. ^ "Saint-Edmond-les-Plaines community profile". 2006 Census data. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2010-11-24.