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Charlesbourg—Haute-Saint-Charles

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Dec 16, 2021

Charlesbourg—Haute-Saint-Charles (formerly Charlesbourg and Charlesbourg—Jacques Cartier) is a federal electoral district in Quebec, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada since 1979.

Federal electoral district in Quebec, Canada

Charlesbourg—Haute-Saint-Charles
Quebec electoral district

Charlesbourg—Haute-Saint-Charles in relation to other Quebec City federal electoral districts (2003 boundaries).
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 

Pierre Paul-Hus
Conservative

District created 1976
First contested 1979
Last contested 2021
District webpage profile, map
Demographics
Population (2016)[1] 107,254
Electors (2019) 85,804
Area (km²)[2] 118
Pop. density (per km²) 908.9
Census division(s) Quebec City
Census subdivision(s) Quebec City

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The riding, in the Quebec region of Capitale-Nationale, consists of the northeast part of Quebec City, including the borough of Charlesbourg and the eastern portion of La Haute-Saint-Charles (Saint-Émile and Lac-Saint-Charles).

The neighbouring ridings are Québec, Louis-Saint-Laurent, Portneuf—Jacques-Cartier, and Beauport—Limoilou.

According to the Canada 2011 Census[3]

Ethnic groups: 95.3% White, 2.9% Indigenous, 1.8% Other
Languages: 96.8% French, 1.1% English, 2.1% Other
Religions: 88.7% Christian, 0.8% Other, 10.5% None
Median income: $32,861 (2010)
Average income: $36,940 (2010)

Charlesbourg was created in 1976 from parts of Portneuf and Montmorency. It was renamed Charlesbourg—Jacques-Cartier in 2000 and abolished in 2003, at which point a new Charlesbourg riding was created. After the federal election in 2004, it was renamed Charlesbourg—Haute-Saint-Charles.

The riding gained a small fraction of territory from Louis-Saint-Laurent from the 2012 electoral redistribution.

This riding has elected the following members of the House of Commons of Canada:

Parliament Years Member Party
Charlesbourg
Riding created fromPortneuf and Montmorency
31st  1979–1980    Pierre Bussières Liberal
32nd  1980–1984
33rd  1984–1988    Monique Tardif Progressive Conservative
34th  1988–1993
35th  1993–1997    Jean-Marc Jacob Bloc Québécois
36th  1997–2000 Richard Marceau
Charlesbourg—Jacques-Cartier
37th  2000–2004    Richard Marceau Bloc Québécois
Charlesbourg
38th  2004–2006    Richard Marceau Bloc Québécois
Charlesbourg—Haute-Saint-Charles
39th  2006–2008    Daniel Petit Conservative
40th  2008–2011
41st  2011–2015    Anne-Marie Day New Democratic
42nd  2015–2019    Pierre Paul-Hus Conservative
43rd  2019–2021
44th  2021–present

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