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Aguanish, Quebec

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Welcome to Aguanish ...

The coastal village of Aguanish is located on the northeast coast of Quebec (the Gulf of Saint Lawrence).

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Aguanish had a population of 303 people.<1>

Time Zone: Aguanish lies in the Eastern Standard Time Zone (EST) and does not observe daylight saving time. The time zone in French: EST- Heure Normale de l'Est (HNE).

Note: If you leave Aguanish and travel east, you will leave Eastern Standard Time and cross into the Atlantic Standard Time Zone (AST).

Area codes for Aguanish: (418) and (581)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Aguanish: G0G<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Aguanish had a population of 303 people.

With a 2006 count of 303 people, the population of Aguanish decreased 11.66% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 343 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Aguanish.

Communities near Aguanish ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Aguanish and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2006
Baie Johan Beetz   [Map]   95   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Kegaska   [Map]   ---   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Les Galets   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Natashquan   [Map]   264   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Pointe Parent   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Aguanish.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Aguanish. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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The official website for Province of Quebec: www.gouv.qc.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Aguanish were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>Area code (581) is an overlay for area code (418). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Aguanish.

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<3>The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Aguanish). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Aguanish or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Aguanish. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aguanish) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Aguanish. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aguanish

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aguanish. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.2269, Longitude: -62.0877     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Aguanish.