Businesses in Asbestos, Quebec


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 17.3%
 Professional Services: 8.9%
 Industry: 8.7%
 Medical: 7.9%
 Beauty & Spas: 7.7%
 Food: 7.3%
 Automotive: 5.5%
 Local Services: 5.4%
 Restaurants: 5.2%
 Home Services: 5%
 Other: 21.1%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair1025.5 years4.51.3
Beauty salons1628.4 years4.62.2
Hairdressers1627.8 years4.72.2
Public administration1128.5 years4.31.5
Loan companies726 years0.9
Convenience stores64.10.8
Food delivery services524.4 years4.40.7
Grocery stores and supermarkets1627.7 years4.42.2
General contractors1023.3 years4.11.3
Other accommodation624.3 years4.00.8
All membership organizations825.3 years4.51.1
Construction of buildings624.8 years5.00.8
Other membership organizations528.4 years4.50.7
Health and medical2325 years3.83.1
Retirement homes623 years3.70.8
Indian restaurants524.4 years4.40.7
Clothing stores826.6 years4.81.1
Electronics stores64.30.8
Shopping other622 years4.20.8
Area of Asbestos, Quebec31.7 km²
Male Population3,585 (48.3%)
Female Population3,833 (51.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +20.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +4.7%
Median Age50.7
Male Median Age48
Female Median Age53.2
Area Codes819
NeighborhoodsLarochelle, Mont-Bellevue
Local TimeWednesday 8:09 AM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Lat & Lng45.76678° / -71.9324°
Postal CodesJ1T

Asbestos, Quebec - Map

Asbestos, Quebec Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density193.8 / km²214.5 / km²223.5 / km²234.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Asbestos, Quebec Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 4.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Asbestos, Quebec+20.7%+9.1%+4.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Asbestos, Quebec Median Age

Median Age: 50.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Asbestos, Quebec50.7 years53.2 years48 years
Quebec42.2 years43.2 years41.1 years
Canada40.6 years41.5 years39.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Asbestos, Quebec Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5220182403
85 Plus77209286
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Asbestos, Quebec Population Density

Population Density: 234.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Asbestos, Quebec7,41831.7 km²234.0 / km²
Quebec7.0 million1,519,626.9 km²4.6 / km²
Canada35.5 million9,875,295.4 km²3.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Asbestos, Quebec Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1750 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.

Business distribution by price for Asbestos, Quebec

 Inexpensive: 81.8%
 Moderate: 9.1%
 Expensive: 9.1%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Asbestos, Quebec CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Asbestos, Quebec97,788 t13.2 t3,084 t/km²
Quebec96,902,370 t13.9 t63.8 t/km²
Canada521,999,336 t14.7 t52.9 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Asbestos, Quebec CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)97,788 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita13.2 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)3,084 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeMedium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
7/23/1010:24 AM3.5185 km18,000 mSt. Lawrence Valley region, Quebec,
4/2/978:44 PM3.538.9 km5,000 msouthern Quebec,
6/14/736:09 PM4.894.3 km12,000

Asbestos, Quebec

Asbestos is a Canadian town in the Estrie region of southeastern Quebec on the Nicolet River. Asbestos is the seat of Les Sources Regional County Municipality, formerly known as the Asbestos Regional County Municipality. The town covers an area of 29..  ︎  Asbestos, Quebec Wikipedia Page

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