Saint-Célestin, Quebec (municipality) Article

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Saint-Célestin
Location within Nicolet-Yamaska RCM.
Location within Nicolet-Yamaska RCM.
Saint-Célestin is located in Southern Quebec
Saint-Célestin
Saint-Célestin
Location in southern Quebec.
Coordinates: 46°13′N 72°26′W / 46.217°N 72.433°W / 46.217; -72.433
SAINT-CéLESTIN QUEBEC (MUNICIPALITY) Latitude and Longitude:

46°13′N 72°26′W / 46.217°N 72.433°W / 46.217; -72.433
[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Centre-du-Québec
RCM Nicolet-Yamaska
ConstitutedJuly 1, 1864
Government
 • MayorMaurice Morin
 •  Federal riding Bas-Richelieu—
Nicolet—Bécancour
 •  Prov. riding Nicolet-Bécancour
Area
 • Total77.70 km2 (30.00 sq mi)
 • Land77.00 km2 (29.73 sq mi)
Population
 • Total611
 • Density7.9/km2 (20/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011
Decrease 2.1%
 • Dwellings
260
Time zone UTC−5 ( EST)
 • Summer ( DST) UTC−4 ( EDT)
Postal code(s)
Area code(s) 819
Highways
A-55

Route 155
Route 161
Route 226
Website www.saint-celestin.net

Saint-Célestin is a municipality in Quebec, in the Nicolet-Yamaska Regional County Municipality of the Centre-du-Québec region.

The village of Saint-Célestin is an enclave within it.

Demographics

Population

Population trend: [4]

Census Population Change (%)
2011 611 Decrease 2.1%
2006 624 Decrease 3.4%
2001 647 Decrease 3.4%
1996 670 Decrease 9.1%
1991 737 N/A

See also

References

  1. ^ Reference number 55787 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (in French)
  2. ^ a b Geographic code 50035 in the official Répertoire des municipalités (in French)
  3. ^ a b "(Code 2450035) Census Profile". 2011 census. Statistics Canada. 2012.
  4. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census