Saint-Magloire, Quebec

Saint-Magloire is a municipality in Les Etchemins Regional County Municipality in the Chaudière-Appalaches region of Quebec, Canada. Its population was 725 as of the Canada 2011 Census. It was named in tribute to reverend Joseph-Magloire Rioux, first priest of the parish in 1863.

Municipality in Quebec, Canada
Saint-Magloire

Location within Les Etchemins RCM.

Saint-Magloire
Location in southern Quebec.
Coordinates:

46°35′N70°17′W[1]

Country  Canada
Province  Quebec
Region Chaudière-Appalaches
RCM Les Etchemins
Constituted January 1, 1875
Government

[2]
  Mayor Marielle Lemieux
  Federal riding Lévis—Bellechasse
  Prov. riding Bellechasse
Area

[2][3]
  Total 208.70 km2 (80.58 sq mi)
  Land 209.54 km2 (80.90 sq mi)
  There is an apparent
contradiction between two
authoritative sources
Population

 (2011)[3]
  Total 725
  Density 3.5/km2 (9/sq mi)
  Pop 2006-2011

2.7%
  Dwellings

446
Time zone UTC−5 (EST)
  Summer (DST) UTC−4 (EDT)
Postal code(s)
Area code(s) 418 and 581
Highways Route 281
Website www.saint-magloire.com

Prior to August 16, 1997 it was known as Saint-Magloire-de-Bellechasse.[4]

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