The town was named after the Lieutenant Governor of Upper Canada after Sir Gordon Drummond. The construction of the Hemmings Falls brought a new wave of industrial growth to the Drummondville area. Several outlying municipalities have been amalgamated since the 1950s into Drummondville. The main attractions are Mondial and the Village Québécois d'Antan. The show ceased operations in 2010, had over five hundred performances. The Autodrome Drummond holds various automotive races throughout the summer season.
La Courvalloise is used for snowboarding and skiing for tubing. Intra-city transit has been assured by the Drummondville Transit since 1987. Intercity highway coach service is provided by a unit of Groupe Bourgeois by Autobus Drummondville Ltée. General aviation services are available at the Drummondville Water Aerodrome and the Drummondville Airport. Ville de Drummondville Les Légendes Fantastiques show based in Drummondville. Data suppression and Area results for geographic areas in the deletion of all information. Counts of the total population are rounded for any dissemination block for any dissemination block. Population counts above the dissemination block level for all standard geographic areas. The adjustment has no impact, no impact on the population counts of census divisions on the population counts of census divisions. One-family household refers to a household to a single census family. Family households be divided based also in a census family on the presence of persons.
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