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Les Jardins-de-Napierville Regional County Municipality

Les Jardins-de-Napierville
Regional county municipality
Location in province of Quebec.
Location in province of Quebec.
Coordinates: [1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Montérégie
Effective January 1, 1982
County seat Napierville
Government[2]
 • Type Prefecture
 • Prefect Michel Lavoie
Area[2][3]
 • Total 807.30 km2 (311.70 sq mi)
 • Land 803.31 km2 (310.16 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 26,234
 • Density 32.7/km2 (85/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 8.8%
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Website .ca denapierville
.mrcjardinswww

Les Jardins-de-Napierville (English: The Gardens of Napierville) is a regional county municipality (French: Municipalité régionale de comté (MRC)) in southwestern Quebec, Canada in the Montérégie region. Founded on January 1, 1982. Its seat is Napierville.

Contents

  • History 1
  • Subdivisions 2
  • Demographics 3
    • Population 3.1
    • Language 3.2
  • Transportation 4
    • Access Routes 4.1
  • See also 5
  • References 6
  • External links 7

History

The RCM was formed on 1 January 1982 by combining historic Napierville County with other municipalities.

Subdivisions

There are 11 subdivisions within the RCM:[2]

Demographics

Population

Language

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Les Jardins-de-Napierville 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
26,125
23,350 9.8% 89.38% 1,685 11.2% 6.45% 220 41.9% 0.84% 870 1.1% 3.33%
2006
23,785
21,235 4.8% 89.28% 1,515 5.0% 6.37% 155 0.0% 0.65% 880 72.5% 3.70%
2001
22,525
20,265 1.1% 89.97% 1,595 0.9% 7.08% 155 72.2% 0.69% 510 1.0% 2.26%
1996
22,670
20,485 n/a 90.36% 1,580 n/a 6.97% 90 n/a 0.40% 515 n/a 2.27%

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 141070 of the (French)
  2. ^ a b c Répertoire des municipalitésGeographic code 680 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

External links

  • MRC Les Jardins-de-Napierville (French)


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