Saint-Télesphore, Quebec

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Saint-Télesphore
Municipality
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Location within Vaudreuil-Soulanges RCM.
Location within Vaudreuil-Soulanges RCM.
Saint-Télesphore is located in Southern Quebec
Saint-Télesphore
Saint-Télesphore
Location in southern Quebec.
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Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Montérégie
RCM Vaudreuil-Soulanges
Constituted 19 April 1877
Government[2][3]
 • Mayor Yvon Bériault
 • Federal riding Salaberry—Suroît
 • Prov. riding Soulanges
Area[2][4]
 • Total 60.80 km2 (23.48 sq mi)
 • Land 60.42 km2 (23.33 sq mi)
Population (2011)[4]
 • Total 762
 • Density 12.6/km2 (33/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 0.9%
 • Dwellings 361
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J0P 1Y0
Area code(s) 450 and 579
Highways Route 325
Route 340

Saint-Télesphore is a municipality located in Vaudreuil-Soulanges Regional County Municipality, Quebec (Canada). The population as of the Canada 2011 Census was 762. The municipality is situated west of Saint-Polycarpe and east of the provincial border near North Lancaster, Ontario.

History

The municipality is named for Pope Telesphorus, who reigned from 126 to 138 AD.

Demographics

Population

Historical Census Data - Saint-Télesphore, Quebec[7]
Year Pop. ±%
1991 772 —    
1996 805 +4.3%
Year Pop. ±%
2001 773 −4.0%
2006 769 −0.5%
Year Pop. ±%
2011 762 −0.9%

Language

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Saint-Télesphore, Quebec[7]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
765
655 Increase 4.0% 85.62% 80 Decrease 33.3% 10.46% 20 Increase n/a% 2.61% 10 Decrease 33.3% 1.31%
2006
765
630 Decrease 4.5% 82.35% 120 Increase 14.3% 15.69% 0 Decrease 100.0% 0.00% 15 Increase n/a% 1.96%
2001
775
660 Decrease 9.6% 85.16% 105 Increase 23.5% 13.55% 10 Increase n/a% 1.29% 0 Steady 0.0% 0.00%
1996
815
730 n/a 89.57% 85 n/a 10.43% 0 n/a 0.00% 0 n/a 0.00%

See also

References

  1. Reference number 57684 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (French)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Ministère des Affaires municipales, des Régions et de l'Occupation du territoire: Saint-Télesphore
  3. Parliament of Canada Federal Riding History: VAUDREUIL--SOULANGES (Quebec)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 2011 Statistics Canada Census Profile: Saint-Télesphore, Quebec Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "cp2011" defined multiple times with different content
  5. "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. 30 March 2011. Retrieved 7 February 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  6. "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. 17 February 2012. Retrieved 7 February 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  7. 7.0 7.1 Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census

External links

Media related to Saint-Télesphore (Québec) at Wikimedia Commons