- Québec (electoral district)
Infobox Canada electoral district
name = Québec
province = Quebec
caption = Québec in relation to other Quebec City federal electoral districts.
fed-status = active
fed-district-number = 24052
fed-created = 1966
fed-election-first = 1968
fed-election-last = 2006
fed-rep = Christiane Gagnon
fed-rep-party = BQ
fed-rep-party-link = Bloc Québécois
demo-census-date = 2006
demo-pop = 95433
demo-electors = 80576
demo-electors-date = 2006
demo-area = 34
Québec electoral district (formerly known as Langelier) is a federal electoral district that has been represented in the Canadian House of Commons since 1988. It is located in
Quebec Cityin the province of Quebec.
The main employer in the district is the provincial
Government of Quebec.
*Average family income: $52,443
**Francophone population: 92%
**Anglophone population: 2%
The riding, in the Quebec region of
Capitale-Nationale, consists of the central part of Quebec City, including the borough of La Cité and the southern part of the borough of Les Rivières, as well as the parish municipality of Notre-Dame-des-Anges.
The neighbouring ridings are Louis-Hébert,
Louis-Saint-Laurent, Charlesbourg—Haute-Saint-Charles, Beauport—Limoilou, and Lévis—Bellechasse.
This riding was created as "Langelier" riding in 1966 from parts of
Quebec East, Quebec Southand Quebec Westridings. It was renamed "Quebec" in 1990.
Members of Parliament
This riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:
Jean Marchand, Liberal (1968-1976)
Gilles Lamontagne, Liberal (1977-1984)
Michel Coté, Progressive Conservative (1984-1988)
Gilles Loiselle, Progressive Conservative (1988-1993)
Christiane Gagnon, Bloc Québécois(1993- )
Quebec, 1993 - present
Langelier, 1968 -1993
List of Canadian federal electoral districts
Past Canadian electoral districts
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