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Les Pays-d'En-Haut (French pronunciation: ​[le pɛi dɑ̃ o]) is a regional county municipality in the Laurentides region of Quebec, Canada. The population according to the Canada 2011 Census is 40,331.[3]

Les Pays-d'en-Haut
Location in province of Quebec.
Location in province of Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°57′N 74°08′W / 45.950°N 74.133°W / 45.950; -74.133Coordinates: 45°57′N 74°08′W / 45.950°N 74.133°W / 45.950; -74.133[1]
Country Canada
Province Quebec
RegionLaurentides
EffectiveJanuary 1, 1983
County seatSainte-Adèle
Government
 • TypePrefecture
 • PrefectAndré Genest
Area
 • Total737.40 km2 (284.71 sq mi)
 • Land685.41 km2 (264.64 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[3]
 • Total40,331
 • Density58.8/km2 (152/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011
Increase 10.3%
 • Dwellings
28,593
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Area code(s)450 and 579
Websitewww.lespaysdenhaut.com

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SubdivisionsEdit

DemographicsEdit

PopulationEdit

Canada census – Les Pays-d'en-Haut Regional County Municipality, Quebec community profile
2011 2006
Population: 40,331 (+10.3% from 2006) 36,573 (+18.5% from 2001)
Land area: 685.41 km2 (264.64 sq mi) 682.72 km2 (263.60 sq mi)
Population density: 58.8/km2 (152/sq mi) 53.6/km2 (139/sq mi)
Median age: 51.4 (M: 51.5, F: 51.4) 48.6 (M: 48.6, F: 48.6)
Total private dwellings: 28,593 25,587
Median household income: $52,232 $49,227
References: 2011[3] 2006[4] earlier[5]
YearPop.±%
1991 22,589—    
1996 28,237+25.0%
YearPop.±%
2001 30,866+9.3%
2006 36,573+18.5%
YearPop.±%
2011 40,331+10.3%

LanguageEdit

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Les Pays-d'en-Haut 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
39,830
34,795   11.8% 87.36% 3,350   2.1% 8.41% 460   35.3% 1.15% 1,225   11.5% 3.08%
2006
36,120
31,115   19.1% 86.14% 3,280   8.4% 9.08% 340   0.1% 0.94% 1,385   45.0% 3.83%
2001
30,460
26,135   10.3% 85.80% 3,025   0.2% 9.93% 345   13.8% 1.13% 955   29.1% 3.14%
1996
27,855
23,695 n/a 85.06% 3,020 n/a 10.84% 400 n/a 1.44% 740 n/a 2.66%

TransportationEdit

Access RoutesEdit

Highways and numbered routes that run through the municipality, including external routes that start or finish at the county border:[7]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Reference number 141066 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (in French)
  2. ^ a b Geographic code 770 in the official Répertoire des municipalités (in French)
  3. ^ a b c d "2011 Community Profiles". 2011 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. 5 July 2013. Retrieved 3 March 2014.
  4. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". 2006 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. 30 March 2011. Retrieved 3 March 2014.
  5. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". 2001 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. 17 February 2012.
  6. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census
  7. ^ Official Transport Quebec Road Map

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