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Saguenay, Quebec

Full nameSaguenay
Official nameVille de Saguenay
Settlement typeCity
EstablishedFebruary 18, 2002
Electoral Districts

Chicoutimi-Le Fjord / Jonquière-Alma
TypeSaguenay City Council
MayorJean Tremblay
Federal MP(s)Dany Morin (NDP)
Claude Patry (NDP)
Quebec MNA(s)Stéphane Bédard (PQ)
Serge Simard (PLQ)
Sylvain Gaudreault (PQ)
Total Area450.1 sq mi (1166.00 km2)
Land Area434.7 sq mi (1126.27 km2)
Urban Area50.7 sq mi (131.32 km2)
Metro Area676.9 sq mi (1753.69 km2)
Elevation544.6 ft (166 m)
Total Population143692 (2006)
Density (pop.)127.6/km2 (330.5/sq mi)
Urban (pop.)106103
Metro (pop.)151643
Other information
Time zoneEST (UTC-5)
- Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
Postal Code(s)G7(B,G-H,J-K,N,S-T,X-Z), G8A
Area code418

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Saguenay (pronounced -enˈsæɡəneɪ, -frsagne) is a city (Canada 2006 Census population 143,692) in the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region of Quebec, Canada, on the Saguenay River, about 200 km (124.3 mi) north of Quebec City.

The city of Saguenay constitutes a territory equivalent to a regional county municipality (TE); its geographical code is 941.

Together with the regional county municipality of Le Fjord-du-Saguenay, it forms the census division (CD) of Le Saguenay-et-son-Fjord (94).

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