Saint-Gilbert, Quebec

Saint-Gilbert is a parish municipality in the Portneuf Regional County Municipality in the Capitale-Nationale region of Quebec, Canada. It has the smallest population of all municipalities in Portneuf RCM (other than unorganized territories).

Saint-Gilbert
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Motto(s): 
Aime et Partage
Location within Portneuf RCM
Location within Portneuf RCM
Saint-Gilbert is located in Central Quebec
Saint-Gilbert
Saint-Gilbert
Location in central Quebec
Coordinates: 46°43′N 72°00′W / 46.717°N 72.000°W / 46.717; -72.000Coordinates: 46°43′N 72°00′W / 46.717°N 72.000°W / 46.717; -72.000[1]
Country Canada
Province Quebec
RegionCapitale-Nationale
RCMPortneuf
ConstitutedApril 27, 1893
Government
 • MayorLuc Gignac
 • Federal ridingPortneuf—Jacques-Cartier
 • Prov. ridingPortneuf
Area
 • Total37.40 km2 (14.44 sq mi)
 • Land37.34 km2 (14.42 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[3]
 • Total282
 • Density7.6/km2 (20/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011
Decrease 3.4%
 • Dwellings
114
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Postal code(s)
Area code(s)418 and 581
Highways Route 354
Websitewww.municipalite.
saint-gilbert.qc.ca

DemographicsEdit

Population trend:[4]

  • Population in 2011: 282 (2006 to 2011 population change: -3.4%)
  • Population in 2006: 292
  • Population in 2001: 294
  • Population in 1996: 323
  • Population in 1991: 315

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 108 (total dwellings: 114)

Mother tongue:

  • English as first language: 0%
  • French as first language: 100%
  • English and French as first language: 0%
  • Other as first language: 0%

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Reference number 56669 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (in French)
  2. ^ a b Ministère des Affaires municipales, des Régions et de l'Occupation du territoire - Répertoire des municipalités: Saint-Gilbert
  3. ^ a b Statistics Canada 2011 Census - Saint-Gilbert census profile
  4. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census

External linksEdit

  Media related to Saint-Gilbert, Quebec at Wikimedia Commons