Sherbrooke

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Sherbrooke
Ville de Sherbrooke
Wellington Street North
Wellington Street North
Offeecial seal o Sherbrooke
Seal
Coat o airms o Sherbrooke
Coat o airms
Eik-name(s): 
Queen o the Eastren Tounships
Motto(s): 
Sherbrooke is locatit in Quebec
Sherbrooke
Sherbrooke
Location of Sherbrooke in Quebec
Coordinates: 45°24′N 71°54′W / 45.400°N 71.900°W / 45.400; -71.900Coordinates: 45°24′N 71°54′W / 45.400°N 71.900°W / 45.400; -71.900[1]
KintraCanadae
ProvinceQuebec
RegionEstrie
RCMNone
Settled1793
Constitutit1 Januar 2002
Boroughs
Govrenment
 • TeepSherbrooke Ceety Cooncil
 • MayorBernard Sévigny
 • Federal ridinCompton—Stanstead / Sherbrooke
 • Prov. ridinRichmond / Saint-François / Sherbrooke
Area
 • Ceety367.10 km2 (141.74 sq mi)
 • Land353.49 km2 (136.48 sq mi)
 • Urban171.04 km2 (66.04 sq mi)
 • Metro1,459.61 km2 (563.56 sq mi)
Highest elevation
378 m (1,240 ft)
Lawest elevation
128 m (420 ft)
Population
 • Ceety154,601
 • Density437.4/km2 (1,133/sq mi)
 • Urban140,628
 • Urban density822.2/km2 (2,129/sq mi)
 • Metro201,890
 • Metro density138.3/km2 (358/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006–2011
Increase 4.9%
 • Dwellings
75,880
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Postal code(s)
Aurie code(s)819
Heichways
A-10
A-55
A-410
A-610

Route 112
Route 108
Route 143
Route 216
Route 220
Route 222
Telephone Exchanges-212 239 340 345-9 432 434 437 446 542 560 -6 569 570 - 4 575 577
GNBC CodeEIDHN
NTS Map021E05
Wabsteidwww.ville.sherbrooke.qc.ca

Sherbrooke (Quebec French pronunciation [ʃɛʁbʁʊk]) is a ceety in soothren Quebec, Canadae.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Reference number 59493 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (in French)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Geographic code 43027 in the offeecial Répertoire des municipalités (in French)
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Census Profile – Sherbrooke, Ville". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. 8 February 2012. Retrieved 9 February 2012.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Census Profile – Sherbrooke (Population centre)". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. 6 June 2012. Retrieved 29 July 2012.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Census Profile – Sherbrooke Quebec (Census metropolitan area)". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. 9 February 2012. Retrieved 9 February 2012.. The census metropolitan area consists of Sherbrooke, Ascot Corner, Compton, Hatley (township), Magog, North Hatley, Orford, Saint-Denis-de-Brompton, Stoke, Val-Joli, Waterville. In the 2006 census, the census metropolitan area had not included Orford and Val-Joli.