Tring-Jonction, Quebec

Tring-Jonction is a village in the Robert-Cliche Regional County Municipality in the Chaudière-Appalaches region of Quebec, Canada. Its population is 1,473 as of 2011.

Tring-Jonction
Location within Robert-Cliche RCM.
Location within Robert-Cliche RCM.
Tring-Jonction is located in Southern Quebec
Tring-Jonction
Tring-Jonction
Location in southern Quebec.
Coordinates: 46°16′N 70°59′W / 46.267°N 70.983°W / 46.267; -70.983Coordinates: 46°16′N 70°59′W / 46.267°N 70.983°W / 46.267; -70.983[1]
Country Canada
Province Quebec
RegionChaudière-Appalaches
RCMRobert-Cliche
ConstitutedNovember 21, 1918
Named forTring[1]
Government
 • MayorMario Groleau
 • Federal ridingBeauce
 • Prov. ridingBeauce-Nord
Area
 • Total27.30 km2 (10.54 sq mi)
 • Land25.60 km2 (9.88 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[3]
 • Total1,473
 • Density57.5/km2 (149/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011
Increase 6.7%
 • Dwellings
645
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Postal code(s)
Area code(s)418 and 581
Highways Route 112
Websitewww.tringjonction.qc.ca

It is named after Tring, a town in Hertfordshire, England. "Jonction" refers to the Quebec Central railway station that was built in 1881.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Reference number 63661 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (in French)
  2. ^ a b Geographic code 27060 in the official Répertoire des municipalités (in French)
  3. ^ a b "(Code 2427060) Census Profile". 2011 census. Statistics Canada. 2012.