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Les Maskoutains is a regional county municipality in the Montérégie region in southwestern Quebec, Canada. Its seat is in Saint-Hyacinthe.

Contents

1 Subdivisions 2 Demographics

2.1 Population 2.2 Language

3 Transportation

3.1 Access Routes

4 See also 5 References

Subdivisions[edit] There are 17 subdivisions within the RCM:[2]

Cities & Towns (2)

Saint-Hyacinthe Saint-Pie

Municipalities (13)

La Présentation Saint-Barnabé-Sud Saint-Bernard-de-Michaudville Saint-Damase Saint-Dominique Saint-Hugues Saint-Jude

Saint-Liboire Saint-Louis Saint-Marcel-de-Richelieu Saint-Simon Saint-Valérien-de-Milton Sainte-Hélène-de-Bagot

Parishes (1)

Sainte-Marie-Madeleine

Villages (1)

Sainte-Madeleine

Demographics[edit] Population[edit]

Canada
Canada
census – Les Maskoutains Regional County Municipality community profile

2011 2006

Population:

84,248 (+4.4% from 2006) 80,694 (+2.3% from 2001)

Land area:

1,301.16 km2 (502.38 sq mi) 1,301.16 km2 (502.38 sq mi)

Population density:

64.7/km2 (168/sq mi) 62.0/km2 (161/sq mi)

Median age:

42.8 (M: 41.2, F: 44.4) 41.6 (M: 40.0, F: 43.0)

Total private dwellings:

38,387 35,601

Median household income:

$50,253 $44,912

References: 2011[3] 2006[4] earlier[5]

Historical Census Data - Les Maskoutains Regional County Municipality, Quebec[6]

Year Pop. ±%

1991 76,845 —    

1996 78,754 +2.5%

Year Pop. ±%

2001 78,917 +0.2%

2006 80,694 +2.3%

Year Pop. ±%

2011 84,248 +4.4%

Language[edit]

Canada
Canada
Census Mother Tongue - Les Maskoutains Regional County Municipality, Quebec[6]

Census

Total

French

English

French & English

Other

Year

Responses

Count Trend Pop %

Count Trend Pop %

Count Trend Pop %

Count Trend Pop %

2011

82,625

79,610 4.2% 96.35%

645 16.2% 0.78%

305 69.4% 0.37%

2,065 16.7% 2.50%

2006

78,930

76,425 1.4% 96.83%

555 2.8% 0.70%

180 12.2% 0.23%

1,770 100.0% 2.24%

2001

77,025

75,395 0.4% 97.88%

540 28.9% 0.70%

205 20.6% 0.27%

885 22.9% 1.15%

1996

77,385

75,735 n/a 97.87%

760 n/a 0.98%

170 n/a 0.22%

720 n/a 0.93%

Transportation[edit] Access Routes[edit] Highways and numbered routes that run through the municipality, including external routes that start or finish at the county border:[7]

Autoroutes

A-20 (TCH)

Principal Highways

Route 116 Route 137

Secondary Highways

Route 211 Route 224 Route 227 Route 229 Route 231 Route 233 Route 235 Route 239

External Routes

None

See also[edit]

List of regional county municipalities and equivalent territories in Quebec

References[edit]

^ Reference number 141068 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (in French) ^ a b c Geographic code 540 in the official Répertoire des municipalités (in French) ^ a b c "2011 Community Profiles". Canada
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2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2014-03-15.  Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "cp2011" defined multiple times with different content (see the help page). Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "cp2011" defined multiple times with different content (see the help page). ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada
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2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-03-15.  ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada
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2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012.  ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census ^ Official Transport Quebec
Quebec
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Adjacent Counties & Equivalent Territories

Pierre-De Saurel RCM Drummond RCM

La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM

Les Maskoutains RCM

Acton RCM

Rouville RCM La Haute-Yamaska RCM

v t e

 Administrative divisions of Montérégie  (Region 16)

Regional county municipalities and equivalent territories

Brome-Missisquoi La Haute-Yamaska Acton Pierre-De Saurel Les Maskoutains Rouville Le Haut-Richelieu La Vallée-du-Richelieu Longueuil Marguerite-D'Youville Roussillon Les Jardins-de-Napierville Le Haut-Saint-Laurent Beauharnois-Salaberry Vaudreuil-Soulanges

Municipalities

Cowansville Granby Sorel-Tracy Saint-Hyacinthe Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu Chambly Saint-Basile-le-Grand Mont-Saint-Hilaire Beloeil Brossard Saint-Lambert Boucherville Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville Longueuil Sainte-Julie Varennes La Prairie Candiac Sainte-Catherine Saint-Constant Mercier Châteauguay Beauharnois Salaberry-de-Valleyfield Pincourt Vaudreuil-Dorion Saint-Lazare

Administrative divisio

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