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Le Domaine-du-Roy

Le Domaine-du-Roy
Regional county municipality
Location of Le Domaine-du-Roy
Coordinates: [1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean
Effective January 1, 1983
County seat Roberval
Government[2]
 • Type Prefecture
 • Prefect Bernard Généreux
Area[2][3]
 • Total 18,713.70 km2 (7,225.40 sq mi)
 • Land 17,799.45 km2 (6,872.41 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 31,870
 • Density 1.8/km2 (5/sq mi)
 • Pop (2006–11) 0.3%
 • Dwellings 17,494
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Area code(s) 418 and 581
Website .ca.domaineduroywww

Le Domaine-du-Roy (The King's Domain) is a regional county municipality in the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region of Quebec, Canada. Its seat is in Roberval. It is named for the King of France, who at the time of the colonization of Quebec owned this land.

Contents

  • Subdivisions 1
  • Demographics 2
    • Population 2.1
    • Language 2.2
  • Transportation 3
    • Access Routes 3.1
  • See also 4
  • References 5

Subdivisions

There are 10 subdivisions within the RCM:[2]

Demographics

Population

Language

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Le Domaine-du-Roy Regional County Municipality, Quebec[6]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
31,345
30,865 0.5% 98.47% 100 9.1% 0.32% 50 23.1% 0.16% 330 37.1% 1.05%
2006
31,415
30,715 2.5% 97.77% 110 12.0% 0.35% 65 333.3% 0.21% 525 5.0% 1.67%
2001
32,155
31,515 3.3% 98.01% 125 31.6% 0.39% 15 81.3% 0.05% 500 21.0% 1.55%
1996
33,160
32,590 n/a 98.28% 95 n/a 0.29% 80 n/a 0.24% 395 n/a 1.19%

Transportation

Access Routes

Highways and numbered routes that run through the municipality, including external routes that start or finish at the county border:[7]

See also

References

  1. ^ Commission de toponymie du QuébecReference number 141081 of the (French)
  2. ^ a b c Répertoire des municipalitésGeographic code 910 in the official (French)
  3. ^ a b c "2011 Community Profiles".  
  4. ^ "2006 Community Profiles".  
  5. ^ "2001 Community Profiles".  
  6. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census
  7. ^ Official Transport Quebec Road Map


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