Sainte-Marcelline-de-Kildare, Quebec

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Sainte-Marcelline-de-Kildare
Location within Matawinie RCM.
Location within Matawinie RCM.
Sainte-Marcelline-de-Kildare is located in Central Quebec
Sainte-Marcelline-de-Kildare
Sainte-Marcelline-de-Kildare
Location in central Quebec.
Coordinates: 46°07′N 73°36′W / 46.117°N 73.600°W / 46.117; -73.600Coordinates: 46°07′N 73°36′W / 46.117°N 73.600°W / 46.117; -73.600[1]
Country Canada
Province Quebec
RegionLanaudière
RCMMatawinie
ConstitutedJanuary 1, 1956
Government
 • MayorGaétan Morin
 • Federal ridingJoliette
 • Prov. ridingBerthier
Area
 • Total36.30 km2 (14.02 sq mi)
 • Land34.68 km2 (13.39 sq mi)
Population
 • Total1,567
 • Density45.2/km2 (117/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011
Increase 10.1%
 • Dwellings
947
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Postal code(s)
Area code(s)450 and 579
Highways Route 343
Websitewww.ste-marcelline.com

Sainte-Marcelline-de-Kildare is a municipality in the Lanaudière region of Quebec, Canada, part of the Matawinie Regional County Municipality.

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Historical Census Data - Sainte-Marcelline-de-Kildare, Quebec[4]
YearPop.±%
1991 1,102—    
1996 1,221+10.8%
YearPop.±%
2001 1,279+4.8%
2006 1,423+11.3%
YearPop.±%
2011 1,567+10.1%

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 692 (total dwellings: 947)

Language[edit]

Mother tongue:[5]

  • English as first language: 3.2%
  • French as first language: 95.0%
  • English and French as first language: 0.7%
  • Other as first language: 1.1%

Education[edit]

Commission scolaire des Samares operates Francophone public schools:

  • École de Sainte-Marcelline[6]

Sir Wilfrid Laurier School Board operates Anglophone public schools:

See also[edit]

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