Saint George Parish, New Brunswick

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Saint George
St. George
Parish
Location within Charlotte County.
Location within Charlotte County.
Country  Canada
Province  New Brunswick
County Charlotte County
Established 1786
Area[1]
 • Land 499.76 km2 (192.96 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 2,472
 • Density 4.9/km2 (13/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 0.2%
 • Dwellings 1,196
Time zone AST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC-3)

Saint George is a Canadian parish in Charlotte County, New Brunswick.[2]

History[edit]

Saint George Parish created in 1786: named for the English patron saint.

Delineation[edit]

Saint George Parish is defined in the Territorial Division Act[3] as being bounded:

West by Saint Patrick Parish, Dumbarton Parish and Passamaquoddy Bay; north by the County line; east by the rear line of lot number three, granted to William Payne and its prolongation northerly to the County line, and southerly to Letang River; south by the Bay of Fundy, the channel to and through Letete Passage, and the channel to and through Letang Harbour and River, including Bliss Island.

Communities[edit]

Parish population total does not include incorporated municipalities (in bold):

Bodies of water and islands[edit]

This is a list of rivers, lakes, streams, creeks, marshes and islands that are at least partially in this parish

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Canada census – Saint George Parish, New Brunswick community profile
2011 2006
Population: 2,472 (-0.2% from 2006) 2,476 (+5.4% from 2001)
Land area: 499.76 km2 (192.96 sq mi) 499.51 km2 (192.86 sq mi)
Population density: 4.9/km2 (13/sq mi) 5.0/km2 (13/sq mi)
Median age: 45.1 (M: 45.1, F: 45.1) 43.3 (M: 42.5, F: 44.1)
Total private dwellings: 1,196 1,262
Median household income: $50,205 $41,632
References: 2011[1] 2006[4] earlier[5]
Historical census data - Saint George Parish, New Brunswick<[6]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 2,207 —    
1996 2,357 +6.8%
Year Pop. ±%
2001 2,350 −0.3%
2006 2,476 +5.4%
Year Pop. ±%
2011 2,472 −0.2%

Language[edit]

Canada Census mother tongue - Saint George Parish, New Brunswick[6]
Census Total
English
French
English & French
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
2,470
2,390 Decrease 0.2% 96.76% 30 Decrease 14.3% 1.21% 10 Increase n/a% 0.40% 40 Increase 12.5% 1.62%
2006
2,465
2,395 Increase 3.1% 97.16% 35 Increase 71.4% 1.42% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 35 Increase 71.4% 1.42%
2001
2,340
2,320 Increase 1.1% 99.15% 10 Decrease 33.3% 0.43% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00% 10 Decrease 75.0% 0.43%
1996
2,350
2,295 n/a 97.66% 15 n/a 0.64% 0 n/a 0.00% 40 n/a 1.70%

Access routes[edit]

Highways and numbered routes that run through the parish, including external routes that start or finish at the parish limits:[7]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2014-03-17. 
  2. ^ New Brunswick Provincial Archives - Saint George Parish
  3. ^ "Territorial Division Act (R.S.N.B. 1973, c. T-3)". Government of New Brunswick website. Retrieved 26 August 2016. 
  4. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-03-17. 
  5. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. 
  6. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census
  7. ^ Atlantic Canada Back Road Atlas ISBN 978-1-55368-618-7 Pages 4, 12



Coordinates: 45°13′19″N 66°51′10″W / 45.221952°N 66.852837°W / 45.221952; -66.852837 (Saint George Parish, New Brunswick)