Magog, Quebec

city in Québec, Canada

Magog (locally /ˈmɡɔːɡ/; [maˈɡɔɡ]) is a city in southeastern Quebec, Canada, about 120 kilometres (75 mi) east of Montreal.

Magog
The skyline of the city of Magog
The skyline of the city of Magog
Motto(s): 
Fidelitate et Labore(Latin)
"Through faithfulness and labour"
Magog Quebec location diagram.PNG
Coordinates: 45°16′N 72°09′W / 45.267°N 72.150°W / 45.267; -72.150Coordinates: 45°16′N 72°09′W / 45.267°N 72.150°W / 45.267; -72.150[1]
CountryCanada
ProvinceQuebec
RegionEstrie
RCMMemphrémagog
ConstitutedOctober 9, 2002
Government
 • MayorVicki May Hamm
 • Federal ridingBrome—Missisquoi
 • Prov. ridingOrford
Area
 • Total167.50 km2 (64.67 sq mi)
 • Land144.19 km2 (55.67 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[4]
 • Total25,358
 • Density175.9/km2 (456/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011
Increase 6.2%
 • Dwellings
13,605
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Postal code(s)
Area code(s)819 and 873
Highways
A-10
A-55

Route 108
Route 112
Route 141
Route 247
Websitewww.ville.magog.qc.ca

ReferencesEdit

  1. Reference number 133621 of the Commission de toponymie du Québec (in French)
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Ministère des Affaires municipales, des Régions et de l'Occupation du territoire: Magog". Archived from the original on 2011-12-27. Retrieved 2012-03-11.
  3. "Parliament of Canada Federal Riding History: BROME--MISSISQUOI (Quebec)". Archived from the original on 2009-06-09. Retrieved 2009-05-01.
  4. 4.0 4.1 2011 Statistics Canada Census Profile: Magog, Quebec