Saint-Zénon, Quebec

Not to be confused with Saint-Zénon-du-Lac-Humqui, Quebec, in the Bas-Saint-Laurent region

Saint-Zénon

Municipality

Location within Matawinie RCM.

Saint-Zénon

Location in central Quebec.

Coordinates: 46°33′N 73°49′W / 46.550°N 73.817°W / 46.550; -73.817Coordinates: 46°33′N 73°49′W / 46.550°N 73.817°W / 46.550; -73.817[1]

Country
 Canada

Province
 Quebec

Region
Lanaudière

RCM
Matawinie

Constituted
October 7, 1895

Government[2]

 • Mayor
Eddy St-Georges

 • Federal riding
Joliette

 • Prov. riding
Berthier

Area[2][3]

 • Total
492.20 km2 (190.04 sq mi)

 • Land
465.07 km2 (179.56 sq mi)

Population (2011)[4]

 • Total
1,250

 • Density
2.7/km2 (7/sq mi)

 • Pop 2006-2011
9.4%

 • Dwellings
1,229

Time zone
EST (UTC−5)

 • Summer (DST)
EDT (UTC−4)

Postal code(s)
J0K 3N0

Area code(s)
450 and 579

Highways
Route 131

Website
www.st-zenon.org

Saint-Zénon is a municipality in the Lanaudière region of Quebec, Canada, part of the Matawinie Regional County Municipality.

Contents

1 Demographics

1.1 Population
1.2 Language

2 See also
3 References

Demographics[edit]
Population[edit]
In the 2011 Census, Statistics Canada originally reported that Saint-Zénon had a population of 1,115 living in 551 of its 180 total dwellings, an 8.2% change from its 2006 population of 1,379.[5] Statistics Canada subsequently amended the 2011 census results to a population of 1,250 living in 619 of its 1,229 total dwellings, a -9.4% change from 2006.[4] With a land area of 465.07 km2 (179.56 sq mi), it had a population density of 2.688/km2 (6.961/sq mi) in 2011.[4][5]

Historical Census Data – Saint-Zénon, Quebec[6]

Year
Pop.
±%

1991
1,067
—    

1996
1,146
+7.4%

Year
Pop.
±%

2001
1,180
+3.0%

2006
1,379
+16.9%

Year
Pop.
±%

2011
1,250
−9.4%

Language[edit]
Mother tongue:[7]

English as first language: 0.7%
French as first language: 96.0%
English and French as first language: 2.6%
Other as first language: 0.7%

See also[edit]

List of municipalities in Quebec

References[edit]

^ Reference number 349159 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (French)
^ a b Geographic code 62080 in the official Répertoire des municipalités (Fre
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