Chaudière-Appalaches facts

Chaudière-Appalaches
Chaudière-Appalaches
Chaudière-Appalaches
Coordinates:
Country  Canada Canada
Province  Quebec
Population (2006)
 • Total 393,669

Chaudière-Appalaches is region of Quebec, Canada. It is named for the Chaudière River and the Appalachian Mountains.

According to the Canadian 2006 census 393,669 people live in Chaudière-Appalaches. It also has an area of 15,078.67 square kilometres (5,821.91 sq mi). Its main cities are Lévis, Saint-Georges, Thetford Mines, Sainte-Marie and Montmagny.

Subdivisions

Regional County Municipalities

  • Beauce-Sartigan Regional County Municipality
  • Bellechasse Regional County Municipality
  • La Nouvelle-Beauce Regional County Municipality
  • Les Appalaches Regional County Municipality
  • Les Etchemins Regional County Municipality
  • L'Islet Regional County Municipality
  • Lotbinière Regional County Municipality
  • Montmagny Regional County Municipality
  • Robert-Cliche Regional County Municipality

Independent City

  • Lévis
    • Borough of Desjardins
    • Borough of Les Chutes-de-la-Chaudière-Est
    • Borough of Les Chutes-de-la-Chaudière-Ouest

Major communities

  • Beauceville
  • Disraeli
  • Laurier-Station
  • Lévis
  • Montmagny
  • Saint-Apollinaire
  • Saint-Georges
  • Saint-Joseph-de-Beauce
  • Sainte-Marie
  • Saint-Pamphile
  • Thetford Mines

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