Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Contrecoeur, Ville (CSD) - Quebec

Data quality

Figure 1.1 description Long description for Figure 1.1 Population, 2016 and 2011 censuses

Population, 2016 and 2011 censuses

Provincial population rank
121 of 1195
National population rank
497 of 4870
  • In 2016, the enumerated population of Contrecoeur (Ville) was 7,887, which represents a change of 26.2% from 2011. This compares to the provincial average of 3.3% and the national average of 5.0%.
  • The land area of Contrecoeur (Ville) is 61.51 square kilometres and the population density was 128.2 people per square kilometre.
  • In 2016, there were 3,543 private dwellings occupied in Contrecoeur (Ville), which represent a change of 29.7% from 2011.

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Population Change (in percentage) for Contrecoeur and higher level geographies, 2011 to 2016

Population Change (in percentage) for Contrecoeur and higher level geographies, 2011 to 2016

Population and dwelling counts

Contrecoeur (Ville) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 1 Contrecoeur (Ville) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Lavaltrie Census subdivision - Lavaltrie, Ville V 13,657 13,267 2.9
Lanoraie Census subdivision - Lanoraie, Municipalité 4,787 4,447 7.6
Saint-Roch-de-Richelieu Census subdivision - Saint-Roch-de-Richelieu, Municipalité 2,188 2,122 3.1
Sorel-Tracy Census subdivision - Sorel-Tracy, Ville V 34,755 34,600 0.4
Saint-Antoine-sur-Richelieu Census subdivision - Saint-Antoine-sur-Richelieu, Municipalité 1,694 1,659 2.1
Verchères Census subdivision - Verchères, Municipalité 5,835 5,692 2.5
Calixa-Lavallée Census subdivision - Calixa-Lavallée, Municipalité 523 504 3.8
Saint-Sulpice Census subdivision - Saint-Sulpice, Paroisse (municipalité de) PE 3,439 3,273 5.1

Quebec – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the highest population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 2 Quebec – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the highest population growth, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Sainte-Brigitte-de-Laval Census subdivision - Sainte-Brigitte-de-Laval, Ville V 7,348 5,696 29.0
Contrecoeur Census subdivision - Contrecoeur, Ville V 7,887 6,252 26.2
Saint-Colomban Census subdivision - Saint-Colomban, Ville V 16,019 13,080 22.5
Sainte-Catherine-de-la-Jacques-Cartier Census subdivision - Sainte-Catherine-de-la-Jacques-Cartier, Ville V 7,706 6,319 21.9
Mirabel Census subdivision - Mirabel, Ville V 50,513 41,957 20.4

Quebec – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the lowest population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 3 Quebec – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the lowest population growth, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Sainte-Anne-des-Monts Census subdivision - Sainte-Anne-des-Monts, Ville V 6,437 6,933 -7.2
La Malbaie Census subdivision - La Malbaie, Ville V 8,271 8,862 -6.7
Coaticook Census subdivision - Coaticook, Ville V 8,698 9,255 -6.0
Mont-Joli Census subdivision - Mont-Joli, Ville V 6,281 6,665 -5.8
La Sarre Census subdivision - La Sarre, Ville V 7,282 7,719 -5.7

Symbols:

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not applicable
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incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement
r
revised
E
use with caution

Source:

Statistics Canada. 2017. Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-404-X2016001. Ottawa, Ontario. Data products, 2016 Census.

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