L'Avenir, Quebec

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L'Avenir
Municipality
L'Avenir.JPG
Location within Drummond RCM.
Location within Drummond RCM.
L'Avenir is located in Southern Quebec
L'Avenir
L'Avenir
Location in southern Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°46′N 72°18′W / 45.767°N 72.300°W / 45.767; -72.300Coordinates: 45°46′N 72°18′W / 45.767°N 72.300°W / 45.767; -72.300[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Centre-du-Québec
RCM Drummond
Constituted December 23, 1976
Government[2][3]
 • Mayor Jean Parenteau
 • Federal riding Drummond
 • Prov. riding Johnson
Area[2][4]
 • Total 99.10 km2 (38.26 sq mi)
 • Land 97.25 km2 (37.55 sq mi)
Population (2011)[4]
 • Total 1,202
 • Density 12.4/km2 (32/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 4.8%
 • Dwellings 566
Time zone UTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC−4 (EDT)
Postal code(s) J0C 1B0
Area code(s) 819
Highways
A-55

Route 143
Website www.municipalitelavenir.qc.ca

L'Avenir is a municipality located in the Centre-du-Québec region of Quebec. The population as of the Canada 2011 Census was 1,202.

Demographics

Population

Population trend:[5]

Census Population Change (%)
2011 1,202 Decrease 4.8%
2006 1,262 Decrease 1.2%
2001 1,277 Increase 0.2%
1996 1,274 Increase 9.5%
1991 1,164 N/A

Language

Mother tongue language (2006)[6]

Language Population Pct (%)
French only 1,205 96.02%
English only 20 1.59%
Both English and French 0 0.00%
Other languages 30 2.39%

See also

References

  1. ^ Reference number 34813 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (in French)
  2. ^ a b Ministère des Affaires municipales, des Régions et de l'Occupation du territoire: L'Avenir
  3. ^ Parliament of Canada Federal Riding History: DRUMMOND (Quebec)
  4. ^ a b 2011 Statistics Canada Census Profile: L'Avenir, Quebec
  5. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census
  6. ^ 2006 Statistics Canada Community Profile: L'Avenir, Quebec

External links

  • Media related to L'Avenir (Québec) at Wikimedia Commons



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