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Amos, Quebec

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Welcome to Amos ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Amos had a population of 12,584 people.<1>

The city of Amos is 980 feet [299 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Amos lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: EST- Heure Normale de l'Est (HNE), EDT- Heure Avancée de l'Est (HAE).

The telephone area code for Amos: (819)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Amos had a population of 12,584 people.

The population of Amos represents 0.17% of the population of Quebec (which had 7,546,131 people at that time), making it Quebec's 68th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 12,584 people, the population of Amos decreased 3.53% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 13,044 people).

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

Communities near Amos ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2006
La Corne   [Map]   682   SE   18 miles [29 km]
La Motte   [Map]   395   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Landrienne   [Map]   986   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Preissac   [Map]   726   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Saint Dominique du Rosaire   [Map]   447   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Saint Felix de Dalquier   [Map]   936   N   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Amos ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Amos - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Nevada, Oregon, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Amos.

Websites for Amos ...

Official Website: www.ville.amos.qc.ca/

TripAdvisor Tourism Page for Amos ...

Looking for more information about Amos? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

You can learn more by visiting the TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amos.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning 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) Amos. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

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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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Amos: www.ville.amos.qc.ca/

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 Amos 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amos - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Amos. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Amos) 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 Amos. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Amos

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amos. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.5667, Longitude: -78.1167     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Amos.