Hemmingford, Quebec (village)

Hemmingford is a village municipality located in Les Jardins-de-Napierville Regional County Municipality of southern Quebec. The population as of 2016 was 755.[7]

Hemmingford
Location within Les Jardins-de-Napierville RCM.
Location within Les Jardins-de-Napierville RCM.
Hemmingford is located in Southern Quebec
Hemmingford
Hemmingford
Location in southern Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°03′N 73°35′W / 45.050°N 73.583°W / 45.050; -73.583Coordinates: 45°03′N 73°35′W / 45.050°N 73.583°W / 45.050; -73.583[1]
Country Canada
Province Quebec
RegionMontérégie
RCMLes Jardins-de-Napierville
ConstitutedJanuary 1, 1878
Government
 • MayorDrew Somerville
 • Federal ridingBeauharnois—Salaberry
 • Prov. ridingHuntingdon
Area
 • Total0.91 km2 (0.35 sq mi)
 • Land0.91 km2 (0.35 sq mi)
 There is an apparent
contradiction between two
authoritative sources
Population
 (2016)[4]
 • Total755
 • Density826.7/km2 (2,141/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2016
Increase 0%
 • Dwellings
387
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Postal code(s)
Area code(s)450 and 579
Highways Route 202
Route 219
Census profile2468010[5]
MAMROT info68010[6]
Toponymie info28437[1]
Websitewww.hemmingford.ca

It was founded in 1878 by the division of the Township of Hemmingford creating two separate entities: the Township and the Village of Hemmingford. Both municipalities are locally referred to collectively as Hemmingford. The two share many things, such as the cost of the volunteer fire department and both hold their councils and offices in the same building in the village.

The village of Hemmingford is surrounded by the Township of Hemmingford. The centre of the village is at the intersection of Route 219 and Route 202.

The postal code for both the town and village of Hemmingford is J0L 1H0.

DemographicsEdit

PopulationEdit

Canada census – Hemmingford (village), Quebec community profile
2016 2011 2006
Population: 755 (-6.6% from 2011) 808 (+6.7% from 2006) 757 (+4.6% from 2001)
Land area: 0.91 km2 (0.35 sq mi) 1.03 km2 (0.40 sq mi) 1.03 km2 (0.40 sq mi)
Population density: 826.7/km2 (2,141/sq mi) 783.2/km2 (2,028/sq mi) 733.7/km2 (1,900/sq mi)
Median age: 45.1 (M: 45.9, F: 43.7) 44.8 (M: 44.4, F: 45.0) 42.2 (M: 41.1, F: 43.6)
Total private dwellings: 350 383 359
Median household income: $47,360 $44,042 $32,380
References: 2016[4] 2011[8] 2006[9] earlier[10]
YearPop.±%
1991 729—    
1996 751+3.0%
YearPop.±%
2001 724−3.6%
2006 757+4.6%
YearPop.±%
2011 808+6.7%
2016 755−6.6%

LanguageEdit

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Hemmingford (village), Quebec[11]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2011
810
355   6.6% 43.83% 395   25.4% 48.76% 20   0.0% 2.47% 40   0.0% 4.94%
2006
755
380   13.4% 50.33% 315   8.7% 41.72% 20   n/a% 2.65% 40   14.3% 5.30%
2001
715
335   25.6% 46.85% 345   21.1% 48.25% 0   100.0% 0.00% 35   n/a% 4.90%
1996
745
450 n/a 60.40% 285 n/a 38.26% 10 n/a 1.34% 0 n/a 0.00%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Reference number 28437 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (in French)
  2. ^ a b Ministère des Affaires municipales, des Régions et de l'Occupation du territoire: Hemmingford (village)
  3. ^ Riding history for Beauharnois—Salaberry, Quebec from the Library of Parliament
  4. ^ a b c "2016 Community Profiles". 2016 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 21, 2017. Retrieved 2018-04-22.
  5. ^ "(Code 2468010) Census Profile". 2011 census. Statistics Canada. 2012.
  6. ^ Geographic code 68010 in the official Répertoire des municipalités (in French)
  7. ^ http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/mobile/2011/cp-pr/table-eng.cfm?SGC=2468015
  8. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". 2011 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2014-03-01.
  9. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". 2006 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-03-01.
  10. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". 2001 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012.
  11. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 2016 census

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