Saint-Honoré-de-Shenley, Quebec

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Location within Beauce-Sartigan RCM.
Location within Beauce-Sartigan RCM.
Saint-Honoré-de-Shenley is located in Southern Quebec
Location in southern Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°58′N 70°50′W / 45.967°N 70.833°W / 45.967; -70.833Coordinates: 45°58′N 70°50′W / 45.967°N 70.833°W / 45.967; -70.833[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Chaudière-Appalaches
RCM Beauce-Sartigan
Constituted April 19, 2000
 • Mayor Herman Bolduc
 • Federal riding Beauce
 • Prov. riding Beauce-Sud
 • Total 133.70 km2 (51.62 sq mi)
 • Land 133.10 km2 (51.39 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 1,610
 • Density 12.1/km2 (31/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 2.1%
 • Dwellings 668
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) G0M 1V0
Area code(s) 418 and 581
Highways Route 269
Website www.sthonore

Saint-Honoré-de-Shenley is a municipality in the Beauce-Sartigan Regional County Municipality in the Chaudière-Appalaches region of Quebec, Canada. Its population is 1,610 as of 2011.

The municipality was created in 2000 after the merging of the parish municipality of Saint-Honoré and the township municipality of Shenley. It is named after Honoré Desruisseaux, the first reverend of the parish in 1869, and the village of Shenley, in Hertfordshire, England.