Uashat

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Uashat
Uashat is located in Côte-Nord region, Quebec
Uashat
Uashat
Location in Côte-Nord region of Quebec.
Coordinates: 50°13′N 66°24′W / 50.217°N 66.400°W / 50.217; -66.400Coordinates: 50°13′N 66°24′W / 50.217°N 66.400°W / 50.217; -66.400[1]
Country Canada
Province Quebec
RegionCôte-Nord
RCMNone
Constitutedunspecified
Government
 • Federal ridingManicouagan
 • Prov. ridingDuplessis
Area
 • Total1.20 km2 (0.46 sq mi)
 • Land1.22 km2 (0.47 sq mi)
 There is an apparent contradiction between two authoritative sources
Population
 (2011)[3]
 • Total1,485
 • Density1,221.1/km2 (3,163/sq mi)
 • Pop (2006–11)
Increase 24.8%
 • Dwellings
438
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)

Uashat is an Indian reserve in Quebec, located adjacent to the city of Sept-Îles. Together with Maliotenam some distance away, it forms the Innu community of Uashat-Maliotenam.

Prior to December 24, 1993, it was known as the Indian reserve of "Sept-Îles", sharing the name with the adjacent city.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reference number 275303 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec ‹See Tfd›(in French)
  2. ^ a b Geographic code 97802 in the official Répertoire des municipalités ‹See Tfd›(in French)
  3. ^ a b "(Code 2497802) Census Profile". 2011 census. Statistics Canada. 2012.