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Amqui, Quebec

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Welcome to Amqui ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Amqui had a population of 6,261 people.<1>

The city of Amqui is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Amqui 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).

Note: If you travel south from Amqui (for example, toward Kedgwick (NB)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Atlantic Time Zone (AST/ADT).

Area codes for Amqui: (418) and (581)<3>

The Canadian Postal Code for Amqui: G5J<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Amqui had a population of 6,261 people.

The population of Amqui represents 0.08% of the total population of Quebec (which had 7,546,131 people at that time), making it Quebec's 124th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 6,261 people, the population of Amqui decreased 3.28% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 6,473 people).

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

Communities near Amqui ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Amqui and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2006
Causapscal   [Map]   2,458   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Saint Leandre   [Map]   401   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Saint Moise   [Map]   625   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Saint Rene de Matane   [Map]   1,070   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Saint Tharcisius   [Map]   480   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Saint Vianney   [Map]   489   N   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Amqui ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Amqui - it's located in Tennessee.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Amqui. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Amqui:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amqui ...

Looking for more information about Amqui? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Amqui, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Amqui.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Amqui. 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 ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Amqui. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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 Amqui 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 Amqui - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (581) is an overlay for area code (418). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Amqui.

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<4>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)'. In the case of Amqui, we provide only the FSA and not the 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 Amqui). 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 Amqui or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Amqui. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Amqui) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amqui. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.4664, Longitude: -67.4330     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Amqui.