Clermont, Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Quebec

Clermont is a township municipality in northwestern Quebec, Canada, in Abitibi-Ouest Regional County Municipality. It had a population of 482 in the Canada 2011 Census. The population centre itself is also known as Saint-Vital-de-Clermont.

Clermont
Pont du Petit-Quatre
Location within Abitibi-Ouest RCM.
Location within Abitibi-Ouest RCM.
Clermont is located in Western Quebec
Clermont

Clermont
Location in western Quebec.
Coordinates: 48°55′N 79°10′W / 48.917°N 79.167°W / 48.917; -79.167Coordinates: 48°55′N 79°10′W / 48.917°N 79.167°W / 48.917; -79.167[1]
Country Canada
Province Quebec
RegionAbitibi-Témiscamingue
RCMAbitibi-Ouest
Settled1930s
ConstitutedMarch 4, 1936
Government
 • MayorDaniel Céleste
 • Federal ridingAbitibi—Témiscamingue
 • Prov. ridingAbitibi-Ouest
Area
 • Total157.30 km2 (60.73 sq mi)
 • Land158.30 km2 (61.12 sq mi)
 There is an apparent
contradiction between two
authoritative sources
Population
 (2011)[3]
 • Total482
 • Density3.0/km2 (8/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011
Decrease 9.7%
 • Dwellings
208
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Postal code(s)
Area code(s)819
Highways Route 111
Route 393
Websitewww.clermont.ao.ca

The township was incorporated on March 4, 1936.

DemographicsEdit

PopulationEdit

Canada census – Clermont, Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Quebec community profile
20212011
Population484 (-1.6% from 2016)482 (-9.7% from 2006)
Land area156.66 km2 (60.49 sq mi)158.30 km2 (61.12 sq mi)
Population density3.1/km2 (8.0/sq mi)3.0/km2 (7.8/sq mi)
Median age44.4 (M: 45.2, F: 44)42.2 (M: 45.0, F: 39.5)
Total private dwellings200208
Median household income$50,407
References: 2021[4] 2011[3] earlier[5][6]
Historical Census Data - Clermont, Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Quebec[7]
YearPop.±%
1991 532—    
1996 591+11.1%
YearPop.±%
2001 555−6.1%
2006 534−3.8%
YearPop.±%
2011 482−9.7%

LanguageEdit

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Clermont, Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Quebec[7]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
480
475   11.2% 98.96% 5   n/a% 1.04% 0   0.0% 0.00% 0   0.0% 0.00%
2006
535
535   2.7% 100.00% 0   0.0% 0.00% 0   0.0% 0.00% 0   0.0% 0.00%
2001
550
550   6.8% 100.00% 0   0.0% 0.00% 0   100.0% 0.00% 0   0.0% 0.00%
1996
600
590 n/a 98.33% 0 n/a 0.00% 10 n/a 1.67% 0 n/a 0.00%

PoliticsEdit

Alexandre D. Nickner was elected November 3, 2013 as mayor of St-Vital of Clermont. By doing so, he became the youngest mayor of Quebec at the age of only 20 years. After his 4 years mayorship, Nickner decided to quit politics to focus on his company. Daniel Céleste, deputy mayor during Nickner's period, became mayor by defaut in November 2017.

List of mayors:

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Reference number 14112 in Banque de noms de lieux du Québec". toponymie.gouv.qc.ca (in French). Commission de toponymie du Québec.
  2. ^ a b "Clermont". Répertoire des municipalités (in French). Ministère des Affaires municipales, des Régions et de l'Occupation du territoire. Archived from the original on 2012-06-01. Retrieved 2011-01-10.
  3. ^ a b c "2011 Community Profiles". 2011 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. March 21, 2019. Retrieved 2014-03-21.
  4. ^ "2021 Community Profiles". 2021 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 4, 2022. Retrieved 2022-04-27.
  5. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". 2006 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. August 20, 2019.
  6. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". 2001 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. July 18, 2021.
  7. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census