Saint-Médard, Quebec

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Saint-Médard
Municipality
Location within Les Basques RCM
Location within Les Basques RCM
Saint-Médard is located in Eastern Quebec
Saint-Médard
Saint-Médard
Location in eastern Quebec
Coordinates: 48°02′N 68°54′W / 48.033°N 68.900°W / 48.033; -68.900Coordinates: 48°02′N 68°54′W / 48.033°N 68.900°W / 48.033; -68.900[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Bas-Saint-Laurent
RCM Les Basques
Constituted January 1, 1949
Government[2]
 • Mayor Diane Marquis
 • Federal riding Rimouski-Neigette—Témiscouata
—Les Basques
 • Prov. riding Rivière-du-Loup-Témiscouata
Area[2][3]
 • Total 74.80 km2 (28.88 sq mi)
 • Land 75.88 km2 (29.30 sq mi)
  There is an apparent contradiction between two authoritative sources
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 222
 • Density 2.9/km2 (8/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 11.9%
 • Dwellings 116
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) G0L 3V0
Area code(s) 418 and 581
Highways Route 296
Website www.info-basques.com/stmedard/index.htm

Saint-Médard is a municipality in Quebec, Canada.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Canada census – Saint-Médard, Quebec community profile
2011 2006
Population: 222 (-11.9% from 2006) 252 (-10.3% from 2001)
Land area: 75.88 km2 (29.30 sq mi) 75.88 km2 (29.30 sq mi)
Population density: 2.9/km2 (7.5/sq mi) 3.3/km2 (8.5/sq mi)
Median age: 52.3 (M: 50.8, F: 53.0) 48.8 (M: 48.2, F: 49.5)
Total private dwellings: 116 125
Median household income: $45,798 $27,556
References: 2011[4] 2006[5] earlier[6]
Historical Census Data - Saint-Médard, Quebec[7]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 321 —    
1996 314 −2.2%
2001 281 −10.5%
2006 252 −10.3%
2011 222 −11.9%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Saint-Médard, Quebec[7]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
225
220 Decrease 12.0% 97.78% 5 Increase n/a% 2.22% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
2006
250
250 Decrease 12.3% 100.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
2001
285
285 Decrease 9.5% 100.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
1996
315
315 n/a 100.00% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reference number 57233 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (French)
  2. ^ a b Geographic code 11025 in the official Répertoire des municipalités (French)
  3. ^ a b "(Code 2411025) Census Profile". 2011 census. Statistics Canada. 2012. 
  4. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2014-03-10. 
  5. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-03-10. 
  6. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. 
  7. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census