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Longueuil

Longueuil
Administration
Full nameLongueuil
Official nameVille de Longueuil
Settlement typeCity
Motto"Labor et Concordia" (Latin)
"Work and Harmony"
CountryCanada
Province 
RegionMontérégie
RCM or TEUrban agglomeration of Longueuil (TE 58)
Founded1657
Government
Electoral Districts
Federal

Saint-Lambert
Saint-Bruno-Saint-Hubert
Longueuil-Pierre-Boucher
TypeCity
MayorCaroline St-Hilaire
Local governmentLongueuil City Council
(26 districts)
Federal MP(s)Sadia Groguhé (NDP)
Djaouida Sellah (NDP)
Pierre Nantel (NDP)
Quebec MNA(s)Nicole Ménard (PLQ)
Camil Bouchard (PQ)
Bernard Drainville (PQ)
Marie Malavoy (PQ)
Geography
Total Area44.6 sq mi (115.59 km2)
Demography
Total Population229330 (Ranked 19th) (2006)
Density (pop.)1984.0/km2 (5138.6/sq mi)
Change (2001-06)(+)1.6%
Dwellings101746
Other information
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
- Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
Postal code(s)J3Y, J3Z, J4G to J4N, J4T, J4V
Area code450
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Longueuil (c-eniconlɒŋˈɡɔɪ; -frlɔ̃ɡœjlang) is a city in the province of Quebec, Canada. It is the seat of the Montérégie administrative region and sits on the south shore of the Saint Lawrence River directly across from Montreal. The population as of the Canada 2006 Census totaled 229,330, making it the third largest city in Greater Montreal, the fifth most populous city in Quebec and 19th largest in Canada. The city comprise three boroughs: Vieux-Longueuil, Saint-Hubert and Greenfield Park.

Residents of Longueuil are known as Longueuillois.


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