Saint-Camille-de-Lellis
Location within Les Etchemins RCM.
Location within Les Etchemins RCM.
Saint-Camille-de-Lellis is located in Southern Quebec
Saint-Camille-de-Lellis
Saint-Camille-de-Lellis
Location in southern Quebec.
Coordinates: 46°27′N 70°11′W / 46.450°N 70.183°W / 46.450; -70.183Coordinates: 46°27′N 70°11′W / 46.450°N 70.183°W / 46.450; -70.183[1]
Country Canada
Province Quebec
RegionChaudière-Appalaches
RCMLes Etchemins
ConstitutedJanuary 11, 1904
Named forCamillus de Lellis[1]
Government
 • MayorAdélard Couture
 • Federal ridingLévis—Bellechasse
 • Prov. ridingBellechasse
Area
 • Total251.50 km2 (97.10 sq mi)
 • Land251.92 km2 (97.27 sq mi)
 There is an apparent
contradiction between two
authoritative sources
Population
 (2016)[3]
 • Total752
 • Density3/km2 (8/sq mi)
 • Pop 2011-2016
Decrease 10.9%
 • Dwellings
467
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Postal code(s)
Area code(s)418 and 581
Highways Route 204
Route 281
Websitewww.saint-camille.net

Saint-Camille-de-Lellis is a parish in the Les Etchemins Regional County Municipality in Quebec, Canada. It is part of the Chaudière-Appalaches region and the population is 752 as of the Canada 2016 Census. It is named after Saint Camillus de Lellis, but also commemorates Reverend Camille-Stanislas Brochu, first priest of the parish.

Saint-Camille-de-Lellis lies on the Canada–United States border.

References

  1. ^ a b Reference number 55777 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (in French)
  2. ^ a b Geographic code 28070 in the official Répertoire des municipalités (in French)
  3. ^ a b "Census Profile, 2016 Census - Saint-Camille-de-Lellis, Paroisse (Municipalité de) [Census subdivision], Quebec and Quebec [Province]". 8 February 2017.

See also