Saint-Télesphore, Quebec

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Saint-Télesphore
Municipality
Saint-Télesphore.jpg
Location within Vaudreuil-Soulanges RCM.
Location within Vaudreuil-Soulanges RCM.
Saint-Télesphore is located in Southern Quebec
Saint-Télesphore
Saint-Télesphore
Location in southern Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°18′N 74°23′W / 45.300°N 74.383°W / 45.300; -74.383Coordinates: 45°18′N 74°23′W / 45.300°N 74.383°W / 45.300; -74.383[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Montérégie
RCM Vaudreuil-Soulanges
Constituted 19 April 1877
Government[2][3]
 • Mayor Yvon Bériault
 • Federal riding Salaberry—Suroît
 • Prov. riding Soulanges
Area[2][4]
 • Total 60.80 km2 (23.48 sq mi)
 • Land 60.42 km2 (23.33 sq mi)
Population (2011)[4]
 • Total 762
 • Density 12.6/km2 (33/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 0.9%
 • Dwellings 361
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J0P 1Y0
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Highways Route 325
Route 340
Town Hall

Saint-Télesphore is a municipality located in Vaudreuil-Soulanges Regional County Municipality, Quebec (Canada). The population as of the Canada 2011 Census was 762. The municipality is situated west of Saint-Polycarpe and east of the provincial border near North Lancaster, Ontario.

History[edit]

The municipality is named for Pope Telesphorus, who reigned from 126 to 138 AD.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Canada census – Saint-Télesphore, Quebec community profile
2011 2006 2001
Population: 762 (-0.9% from 2006) 769 (-0.5% from 2001) 773 (-0.4% from 1996)
Land area: 60.42 km2 (23.33 sq mi) 60.42 km2 (23.33 sq mi) 60.42 km2 (23.33 sq mi)
Population density: 12.6/km2 (33/sq mi) 12.7/km2 (33/sq mi) 12.8/km2 (33/sq mi)
Median age: 43.1 (M: 43.5, F: 42.3) 42.4 (M: 41.6, F: 43.1) 40.4 (M: 40.7, F: 40.1)
Total private dwellings: 361 352 337
Median household income: $47,601 $37,527 $35,613
References: 2011[4] 2006[5] 2001[6]
Historical Census Data - Saint-Télesphore, Quebec[7]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 772 —    
1996 805 +4.3%
Year Pop. ±%
2001 773 −4.0%
2006 769 −0.5%
Year Pop. ±%
2011 762 −0.9%

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Saint-Télesphore, Quebec[7]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
765
655 Increase 4.0% 85.62% 80 Decrease 33.3% 10.46% 20 Increase n/a% 2.61% 10 Decrease 33.3% 1.31%
2006
765
630 Decrease 4.5% 82.35% 120 Increase 14.3% 15.69% 0 Decrease 100.0% 0.00% 15 Increase n/a% 1.96%
2001
775
660 Decrease 9.6% 85.16% 105 Increase 23.5% 13.55% 10 Increase n/a% 1.29% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
1996
815
730 n/a 89.57% 85 n/a 10.43% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reference number 57684 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (French)
  2. ^ a b Ministère des Affaires municipales, des Régions et de l'Occupation du territoire: Saint-Télesphore
  3. ^ Parliament of Canada Federal Riding History: VAUDREUIL--SOULANGES (Quebec)
  4. ^ a b c 2011 Statistics Canada Census Profile: Saint-Télesphore, Quebec Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "cp2011" defined multiple times with different content (see the help page).
  5. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-02-07. 
  6. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. Retrieved 2014-02-07. 
  7. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census

External links[edit]

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