Saint-Hilaire-de-Dorset, Quebec

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Saint-Hilaire-de-Dorset
Parish municipality
Location within Beauce-Sartigan RCM.
Location within Beauce-Sartigan RCM.
Saint-Hilaire-de-Dorset is located in Southern Quebec
Saint-Hilaire-de-Dorset
Saint-Hilaire-de-Dorset
Location in southern Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°52′N 70°51′W / 45.867°N 70.850°W / 45.867; -70.850Coordinates: 45°52′N 70°51′W / 45.867°N 70.850°W / 45.867; -70.850[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Chaudière-Appalaches
RCM Beauce-Sartigan
Constituted April 12, 1916
Government[2]
 • Mayor Jérôme Lacroix
 • Federal riding Beauce
 • Prov. riding Beauce-Sud
Area[2][3]
 • Total 189.40 km2 (73.13 sq mi)
 • Land 186.42 km2 (71.98 sq mi)
Population (2011)[4]
 • Total 99
 • Density 0.5/km2 (1/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 4.8%
 • Dwellings 46
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) G0M 1G0
Area code(s) 418 and 581
Highways No major routes

Saint-Hilaire-de-Dorset is a parish municipality in the Beauce-Sartigan Regional County Municipality in the Chaudière-Appalaches region of Quebec, Canada.

The municipality is named after Hilary of Poitiers and the county of Dorset in England.

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 Census, Statistics Canada originally reported that Saint-Hilaire-de-Dorset had a population of 50 living in 23 of its 29 total dwellings, a -51.9% change from its 2006 population of 104.[5] Statistics Canada subsequently amended the 2011 census results to a population of 99 living in 40 of its 46 total dwellings, a -4.8% change from 2006.[4] With a land area of 186.42 km2 (71.98 sq mi), it had a population density of 0.5311/km2 (1.375/sq mi) in 2011.[4][5]

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