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Location of Paquetville, New Brunswick
Country  Canada
Province  New Brunswick
County Gloucester
Parish Paquetville
Established 1866
Village Status 1966
 • Land 9.40 km2 (3.63 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 642
 • Density 68.3/km2 (177/sq mi)
 • Change 2001-06 Decrease3.7%
 • Census Ranking 2,682 of 5,008
Time zone AST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC-3)
Postal code(s) E8R
Area code(s) 506
Dwellings 290
Median Income* $34,040 CDN
Access Routes Route 135
  • Median household income, 2005 (all households)
Eglise Paquetville
Paquetville church

Paquetville is a Canadian village in Gloucester County, New Brunswick. It is located on the Acadian Peninsula, at the intersection of Route 340, Route 135 and Route 350. In 2006, Paquetville had a population of 642.

The village was founded by Monseigneur Paquet in 1873, who brought several parishioners with him from Shippagan.

The village is the home of Édith Butler, who sings the song "Paquetville".


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