Charlevoix-Est Regional County Municipality

Charlevoix-Est is a regional county municipality in the Capitale-Nationale region of Quebec, Canada. The seat is Clermont.

Charlevoix-Est
Location of Charlevoix-Est
Coordinates: 47°44′N 69°59′W / 47.733°N 69.983°W / 47.733; -69.983Coordinates: 47°44′N 69°59′W / 47.733°N 69.983°W / 47.733; -69.983[1]
Country Canada
Province Quebec
RegionCapitale-Nationale
EffectiveJanuary 1, 1982
County seatClermont
Government
 • TypePrefecture
 • PrefectBernard Maltais
Area
 • Total2,957.40 km2 (1,141.86 sq mi)
 • Land2,307.23 km2 (890.83 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[3]
 • Total15,509
 • Density6.7/km2 (17/sq mi)
 • Change
2011-2016
Decrease 4.5%
 • Dwellings
8,707
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Area code(s)418 and 581
Websitewww.mrccharlevoixest.ca

SubdivisionsEdit

There are 9 subdivisions within the RCM:[2]

DemographicsEdit

PopulationEdit

Canada census – Charlevoix-Est Regional County Municipality community profile
2016 2011 2006
Population: 15,509 (-4.5% from 2011) 16,240 (-0.8% from 2006) 16,372 (-1.5% from 2001)
Land area: 2,307.23 km2 (890.83 sq mi) 2,305.84 km2 (890.29 sq mi) 2,305.69 km2 (890.23 sq mi)
Population density: 6.7/km2 (17/sq mi) 7.0/km2 (18/sq mi) 7.1/km2 (18/sq mi)
Median age: 51.7 (M: 51.0, F: 52.5) 48.9 (M: 48.2, F: 49.7) 45.8 (M: 44.9, F: 46.5)
Total private dwellings: 8,707 8,606 7,679
Median household income: $55,727 $50,043 $45,905
References: 2016[4] 2011[5] 2006[6] earlier[7]
YearPop.±%
1991 17,413—    
1996 16,941−2.7%
2001 16,624−1.9%
YearPop.±%
2006 16,372−1.5%
2011 16,240−0.8%
2016 15,509−4.5%
[8][3]

LanguageEdit

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Charlevoix-Est Regional County Municipality, Quebec[8][3]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2016
15,295
15,105   4.8% 98.76% 75   11.8% 0.49% 30   14.3% 0.20% 85   88.9% 0.56%
2011
16,025
15,860   0.6% 98.97% 85   54.5% 0.53% 35   250.0% 0.22% 45   71.0% 0.28%
2006
16,170
15,950   1.8% 98.64% 55   35.3% 0.34% 10   71.4% 0.06% 155   1450.0% 0.96%
2001
16,380
16,250   1.8% 99.21% 85   32.0% 0.52% 35   22.2% 0.21% 10   75.0% 0.06%
1996
16,750
16,540 n/a 98.75% 125 n/a 0.75% 45 n/a 0.27% 40 n/a 0.24%

TransportationEdit

Access RoutesEdit

Highways and numbered routes that run through the municipality, including external routes that start or finish at the county border:[9]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Reference number 141110 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (in French)
  2. ^ a b c Geographic code 150 in the official Répertoire des municipalités (in French)
  3. ^ a b c d "Census Profile, 2016 Census: Charlevoix-Est, Municipalité régionale de comté [Census division], Quebec". Statistics Canada. Retrieved December 10, 2019.
  4. ^ "2016 Community Profiles". 2016 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 21, 2017. Retrieved 2019-12-10.
  5. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". 2011 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2014-03-02.
  6. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". 2006 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-03-02.
  7. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". 2001 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012.
  8. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census
  9. ^ Official Transport Quebec Road Map

External linksEdit