Stanbridge East, Quebec

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Stanbridge East
Municipality
StanbridgeEast-Moulin-1.jpg
Location within Brome-Missisquoi RCM.
Location within Brome-Missisquoi RCM.
Stanbridge East is located in Southern Quebec
Stanbridge East
Stanbridge East
Location in southern Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°07′N 72°55′W / 45.117°N 72.917°W / 45.117; -72.917Coordinates: 45°07′N 72°55′W / 45.117°N 72.917°W / 45.117; -72.917[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Montérégie
RCM Brome-Missisquoi
Constituted July 1, 1855
Government[2][3]
 • Mayor Gregory Vaughan
 • Federal riding Brome—Missisquoi
 • Prov. riding Brome-Missisquoi
Area[2][4]
 • Total 49.90 km2 (19.27 sq mi)
 • Land 49.14 km2 (18.97 sq mi)
Population (2011)[4]
 • Total 873
 • Density 17.8/km2 (46/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Increase 4.8%
 • Dwellings 383
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J0J 2H0
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Highways Route 202
Route 237
Website www.stanbridgeeast.ca

Stanbridge East is a municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec, located within the Brome-Missisquoi Regional County Municipality. The population as of the Canada 2011 Census was 873.

History[edit]

Stanbridge (Township) was first surveyed by Jesse Pennoyer in the year 1792. It was subsequently opened for settlement, reversing the old policy of the day "no settlements along the frontier".

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Population trend:[5]

Census Population Change (%)
2011 873 Increase 4.8%
2006 833 Decrease 8.3%
2001 908 Increase 6.1%
1996 856 Decrease 0.5%
1991 860 N/A

Language[edit]

Mother tongue language (2006)[6]

Language Population Pct (%)
French only 355 42.77%
English only 410 49.40%
Both English and French 45 5.42%
Other languages 20 2.41%

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