Saint-Pierre, Quebec

Saint-Pierre is a village municipality in Joliette Regional County Municipality in the Lanaudière region of Quebec, Canada.

Saint-Pierre
Location within Joliette RCM.
Location within Joliette RCM.
Saint-Pierre is located in Central Quebec
Saint-Pierre
Saint-Pierre
Location in central Quebec.
Coordinates: 46°01′N 73°28′W / 46.017°N 73.467°W / 46.017; -73.467Coordinates: 46°01′N 73°28′W / 46.017°N 73.467°W / 46.017; -73.467[1]
Country Canada
Province Quebec
RegionLanaudière
RCMJoliette
ConstitutedApril 24, 1922
Named forSaint Peter[1]
Government
 • MayorRoland Charest
 • Federal ridingJoliette
 • Prov. ridingJoliette
Area
 • Total10.10 km2 (3.90 sq mi)
 • Land9.97 km2 (3.85 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[3]
 • Total305
 • Density30.6/km2 (79/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011
Increase 0.3%
 • Dwellings
132
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Postal code(s)
Area code(s)450 and 579
Highways Route 343
For other places in Quebec called Saint-Pierre, see: Saint-Pierre, Canada.

DemographicsEdit

Population:[4]

  • Population in 2011: 305 (2006 to 2011 population change: 0.3%)
  • Population in 2006: 304
  • Population in 2001: 293
  • Population in 1996: 357
  • Population in 1991: 358

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 127 (total dwellings: 132)

Mother tongue:

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

EducationEdit

The Sir Wilfrid Laurier School Board operates anglophone public schools, including:

See alsoEdit

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