The Sherbrooke Census Metropolitan Area had 212105 inhabitants, the fourth largest metropolitan area. The direct economic impact of these institutions exceeds 1 billion dollars. The proportion of university students is 10.32 students per 100 inhabitants. The nineteenth century has been a manufacturing centre. This segment of the economy has experienced a considerable transformation in recent decades. The service sector occupies a prominent place in the economy of the city. The Sherbrooke region is surrounded by lake s and rivers by mountains.
The First Nations were the first inhabitants, the region. Traces of seasonal camps characterized by other similar tools and scrapers by arrowheads. The arrival of Samuel was under the control of the Mohawks. The area became then a battlefield between the two peoples. This time were for a few years under Abekani control, invested significant sums in the reconstruction of several dams. The first attempts occurred on the banks of the St. Francis River in 1792. Hyatt built the first dam, a gristmill in collaboration on the Magog River. The Gorge of the Magog River is considered since the waters in Quebec. The arrival of Francophones attracted also a small French Catholic bourgeoisie. The many new industrial investments caused the building sites. The second half of the nineteenth century saw the establishment of academic institutions. Queen Elizabeth and King George VI visited the city by train. The city includes several neighbourhoods is served directly by three railways, has British architectural heritage, the fourth largest theatre in the Maurice O'Bready University Cultural Centre of Sherbrooke in Quebec, is located the location of one French-language university, the Université on the Autoroute Trans-Québécoise at the eastern terminus of A-10.
French was the first language of 129970 people mother tongue to 90.6 % of residents while English, is the first official language, the first official language, the first official language. The population was excluding institutional residents, Canadian citizens, immigrants, institutional residents, Canadian citizens, immigrants, institutional residents, Canadian citizens, immigrants. The remainder of this section applies since the 2011 applicable census figures to the 2006 census. Indigenous peoples comprised just over 0.6 % of the population. The most next common mother tongues were English at 5.6 %. 87 % of the population identified in 2001 as Roman Catholic. Methodists and Pentecostals accounted while Buddhists for 0.2 %. Four thousand recent immigrants comprise now about 2 % of the total population. Approximately 13 % have emigrated from 12 % from Colombia. 2 % of these recent immigrants were born while about 2 % in the United States. The However airport offers no longer commercial services.
The summer season are held as the Fête du Lac des Nations in the city. The Vieux Clocher owned de Sherbrooke by the Université. The Théâtre Granada designated by the Canadian government as a historical site, has retained original architecture. Several festivals are held including here the Fête du Lac des Nations, the Carnaval de the festivities de Sherbooke. The park are mounts John-S and Bellevue is used also for cross-country skiing, contains a total. This multifunctional facility called the Centre MultiSport Roland-Dussault, an artificial turf. The Sherbrooke Expos of the Ligue play home games at Amedée Roy Stadium. The Sherbrooke Phoenix is a junior hockey team playing in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. Electoral districts is subdivided with the number into electoral districts. The Sherbrooke Hussars formed from the amalgamation of The Sherbrooke Regiment. A Canadian military artifact is preserved at the Sherman tank at the William Street Armoury. Transdev Limocar provides via Magog and Granby bus service to Montreal.
Société provides bus service within the city, operates 17 bus routes, 5 taxibus routes and 11 minibus routes. The suburban Sherbrooke University Hospital has over 5200 employees, includes a clinical research facility, the Etienne-Lebel Research Center. University students comprise 10.32 % of the population, the highest concentration in Quebec. Université de Sherbrooks is a comprehensive university with schools of medicine. Data suppression and Area results for geographic areas in the deletion of all information. The community searched has a population, a population, a population. 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, no impact on the population counts of census divisions on the population counts of census divisions. Addition have a source of heat, a source of heat, a source of heat. Children include grandchildren, grandchildren, grandchildren. 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. Canadian citizens landed immigrants, immigrants, immigrants. The target population includes also persons, persons, persons in Canada with a usual place of residence. The population universe does include not foreign residents, foreign residents, foreign residents. English is the first official language, the first official language, the first official language. Sherbrooke fait cinq fois son poids en d'activité universitaire en termes.
|1783||The Treaty of Paris was signed in 1783.|
|1792||The first attempts occurred on the banks of the St. Francis River in 1792.|
|1802||Hyatt built the first dam, a gristmill in collaboration on the Magog River.|
|1818||The village was named until 1818.|
|2001||87 % of the population identified in 2001 as Roman Catholic.|
|2006||The CMA was defined slightly differently in 2006.|
|2011||The median age of the population was in 2011.|