Saint-François-Xavier-de-Brompton, Quebec

Saint-François-Xavier-de-Brompton is a municipality in Le Val-Saint-François Regional County Municipality in the Estrie region of Quebec, Canada. Prior to November 16, 2013 it was a parish municipality.[4]

Saint-François-Xavier-de-Brompton
Campagne de Brompton - panoramio (2).jpg
Location within Le Val-Saint-François RCM
Location within Le Val-Saint-François RCM
St-François-Xavier-de-Brompton is located in Southern Quebec
St-François-Xavier-de-Brompton
St-François-Xavier-de-Brompton
Location in southern Quebec
Coordinates: 45°32′00″N 72°03′00″W / 45.5333°N 72.05°W / 45.5333; -72.05Coordinates: 45°32′00″N 72°03′00″W / 45.5333°N 72.05°W / 45.5333; -72.05[1]
Country Canada
Province Quebec
RegionEstrie
RCMLe Val-Saint-François
ConstitutedDecember 28, 1887
Government
 • MayorClaude Sylvain
 • Federal ridingRichmond—Arthabaska
 • Prov. ridingRichmond
Area
 • Total98.90 km2 (38.19 sq mi)
 • Land97.51 km2 (37.65 sq mi)
Population
 • Total2,101
 • Density21.5/km2 (56/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011
Increase 4.1%
 • Dwellings
886
Postal code(s)
Area code(s)819
Highways
A-55

Route 249
Websitewww.municipalite.
sfxb.qc.ca

DemographicsEdit

PopulationEdit

YearPop.±%
1991 1,834—    
1996 2,008+9.5%
2001 2,001−0.3%
2006 2,018+0.8%
2011 2,101+4.1%

LanguageEdit

Mother tongue (2011)[3]

Language Population Pct (%)
French only 2,040 96.9%
English only 40 1.9%
English and French 15 0.7%
Non-official languages 10 0.5%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Reference number 394144 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (in French)
  2. ^ a b Geographic code 42020 in the official Répertoire des municipalités (in French)
  3. ^ a b c "(Code 2442020) Census Profile". 2011 census. Statistics Canada. 2012.
  4. ^ "Modifications aux municipalités du Québec" (PDF). Institut de la statistique du Québec. 2013. ISSN 1715-6408.
  5. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census

External linksEdit

  Media related to Saint-François-Xavier-de-Brompton at Wikimedia Commons