Sherbrooke

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Sherbrooke
Ceety
Ville de Sherbrooke
Wellington Street North
Wellington Street North
Offeecial seal o Sherbrooke
Seal
Coat o airms o Sherbrooke
Coat o airms
Nickname(s): Queen o the Eastren Tounships
Motto(s): Ne quid nimis
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]
Kintra Canadae
Province Quebec
Region Estrie
RCM None
Settled 1793
Constitutit 1 Januar 2002
Boroughs
Govrenment[2]
 • Teep Sherbrooke Ceety Cooncil
 • Mayor Bernard Sévigny
 • Federal ridin Compton—Stanstead / Sherbrooke
 • Prov. ridin Richmond / Saint-François / Sherbrooke
Aurie[2][3]
 • Ceety 367.10 km2 (141.74 sq mi)
 • Laund 353.49 km2 (136.48 sq mi)
 • Urban[4] 171.04 km2 (66.04 sq mi)
 • Metro[5] 1,459.61 km2 (563.56 sq mi)
Heichest elevation 378 m (1,240 ft)
Lawest elevation 128 m (420 ft)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Ceety 154,601
 • Density 437.4/km2 (1,133/sq mi)
 • Urban[4] 140,628
 • Urban density 822.2/km2 (2,129/sq mi)
 • Metro[5] 201,890
 • Metro density 138.3/km2 (358/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006–2011 Increase 4.9%
 • Dwellings 75,880
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Simmer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Postal code(s) J1E to J1R
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 Code EIDHN
NTS Map 021E05
Wabsteid www.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.