Saint-Joachim-de-Shefford, Quebec

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Saint-Joachim-de-Shefford
Saint-Joachim-de-Shefford - rue Principale.jpg
Location within La Haute-Yamaska RCM
Location within La Haute-Yamaska RCM
St-Joachim-de-Shefford is located in Southern Quebec
St-Joachim-de-Shefford
St-Joachim-de-Shefford
Location in southern Quebec
Coordinates: 45°27′N 72°32′W / 45.450°N 72.533°W / 45.450; -72.533Coordinates: 45°27′N 72°32′W / 45.450°N 72.533°W / 45.450; -72.533[1]
Country Canada
Province Quebec
RegionMontérégie
RCMLa Haute-Yamaska
ConstitutedJune 10, 1884
Government
 • MayorRené Beauregard
 • Federal ridingShefford
 • Prov. ridingJohnson
Area
 • Total129.20 km2 (49.88 sq mi)
 • Land127.11 km2 (49.08 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[4]
 • Total1,171
 • Density9.2/km2 (24/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011
Increase 7.5%
 • Dwellings
486
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Postal code(s)
Area code(s)450 and 579
Highways Route 241
Route 243
Websitewww.st-joachim.ca

Saint-Joachim-de-Shefford is a municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec, located within La Haute-Yamaska Regional County Municipality. The population as of the Canada 2011 Census was 1,171.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Population trend:[5]

Census Population Change (%)
2011 1,171 Increase 7.5%
2006 1,089 Decrease 6.0%
2001 1,159 Increase 1.5%
1996 1,142 Increase 2.8%
1991 1,111 N/A

Language[edit]

Mother tongue language (2006)[6]

Language Population Pct (%)
French only 980 90.32%
English only 95 8.76%
Both English and French 0 0.00%
Other languages 10 0.92%

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