Caniapiscau Regional County Municipality, Quebec

Caniapiscau Regional County Municipality, Quebec

Caniapiscau is a regional county municipality in northeastern Quebec, Canada. The regional county municipality seat is Fermont. It is located in the northwest corner of the Côte-Nord region of Quebec. It has a land area of 70,389.37 km² (27,177.49 sq mi) and a 2006 census population of 3,948 inhabitants, two-thirds of whom lived in its largest city of Fermont. The census grouped the municipality's territory with neighboring Sept-Rivières into a single census division.


Cities and towns

* Fermont Pop: 2,633
* Schefferville Pop: 202

Unorganized Territories


Indian reserves

* Lac-John pop: 16
* Matimekosh pop: 528

Naskapi reserve land

* Kawawachikamach pop: 569


* Land area: 70,389.37 km²
* Population: 3,948

Adjacent census divisions

* Nunavik
* Division No. 10, Newfoundland and Labrador
* Sept-Rivières
* Manicouagan
* Le Fjord-du-Saguenay
* Jamésie


* [ Sept-Rivières--Caniapiscau Census Division, Quebec] Statistics Canada

External links

* [ Official site]

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