Deux-Montagnes Regional County Municipality

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Deux-Montagnes
Location in province of Quebec.
Location in province of Quebec.
Coordinates: 45°28′N 74°06′W / 45.467°N 74.100°W / 45.467; -74.100Coordinates: 45°28′N 74°06′W / 45.467°N 74.100°W / 45.467; -74.100[1]
Country Canada
Province Quebec
RegionLaurentides
EffectiveJanuary 1, 1983
County seat[2]Saint-Eustache
Government
 • TypePrefecture
 • PrefectMarc Lauzon
Area
 • Total294.10 km2 (113.55 sq mi)
 • Land243.42 km2 (93.98 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[3]
 • Total98,203
 • Density403.4/km2 (1,045/sq mi)
 • Change
2011-2016
Increase 2.6%
 • Dwellings
40,728
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Area code(s)450 and 579
Websitewww.mrc2m.qc.ca
[4]

Deux-Montagnes is a regional county municipality in the Laurentides region of Quebec, Canada. It is located immediately north of Laval on the north shore of the Rivière des Mille-Îles and on the north shore of the Lake of Two Mountains. Its seat and largest city is Saint-Eustache.

The municipality has a land area of 243.42 km² and its population was 98,203 residents as of the 2016 Census.[3]

Subdivisions[edit]

There are 7 subdivisions and one native reserve within the RCM:[2]

Demographics[edit]

Population[edit]

Canada census – Deux-Montagnes Regional County Municipality, Quebec community profile
2016 2011 2006
Population: 98,203 (+2.6% from 2011) 95,670 (+9.6% from 2006) 87,249 (+7.2% from 2001)
Land area: 243.42 km2 (93.98 sq mi) 243.39 km2 (93.97 sq mi) 243.19 km2 (93.90 sq mi)
Population density: 403.4/km2 (1,045/sq mi) 393.1/km2 (1,018/sq mi) 358.8/km2 (929/sq mi)
Median age: 41.1 (M: 40.3, F: 41.9) 39.8 (M: 38.8, F: 40.7) 39.3 (M: 38.5, F: 40.0)
Total private dwellings: 40,728 39,100 35,165
Median household income: $71,086 $63,075 $57,310
References: 2016[5] 2011[4] 2006[6] earlier[7]
Historical Census Data - Deux-Montagnes Regional County Municipality, Quebec
YearPop.±%
1991 71,218—    
1996 78,960+10.9%
2001 81,417+3.1%
2006 87,249+7.2%
YearPop.±%
2006A 87,264+0.0%
2011 95,670+9.6%
2016 98,203+2.6%
[8][3]
(A) adjustment due to boundary change.

Language[edit]

Canada Census Mother Tongue - Deux-Montagnes Regional County Municipality, Quebec[8][3]
Census Total
French
English
French & English
Other
Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop %
2016
97,960
85,125 Increase 1.3% 86.9% 5,520 Decrease 6.5% 5.6% 1,090 Increase 20.4% 1.1% 6,225 Increase 63.4% 6.4%
2011
94,620
84,000 Increase 8.4% 88.78% 5,905 Increase 3.3% 6.24% 905 Increase 28.4% 0.96% 3,810 Increase 42.7% 4.03%
2006
86,570
77,480 Increase 6.3% 89.50% 5,715 Increase 1.9% 6.60% 705 Decrease 9.0% 0.81% 2,670 Increase 72.8% 3.08%
2001
80,810
72,880 Increase 4.2% 90.19% 5,610 Decrease 8.9% 6.94% 775 Increase 2.6% 0.96% 1,545 Increase 8.8% 1.91%
1996
78,280
69,945 n/a 89.35% 6,160 n/a 7.87% 755 n/a 0.96% 1,420 n/a 1.81%

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:[9]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reference number 141105 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (in French)
  2. ^ a b c d Geographic code 720 in the official Répertoire des municipalités (in French)
  3. ^ a b c d e "Census Profile, 2016 Census Deux-Montagnes, Municipalité régionale de comté [Census division], Quebec". Statistics Canada. Retrieved November 27, 2019.
  4. ^ a b "2011 Community Profiles". 2011 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2014-04-12.
  5. ^ "2016 Community Profiles". 2016 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 21, 2017. Retrieved 2019-11-27.
  6. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". 2006 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-04-12.
  7. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". 2001 Canadian Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012.
  8. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census
  9. ^ Official Transport Quebec Road Map