Municipality Profiles

Rural Municipality of Francis

Full Name: Rural Municipality of Francis No. 127
Website: myrm.ca/127
Census Division: 6

Demographics

In 2011, Francis had a population of 676, representing a percentage change of 0.6% from 2006. This compares to the national average growth of 5.9%.

The percentage of the population aged 65 and over in Francis was 9%, compared with a national percentage of 14.8%. The percentage of the working-age population (15 to 64) was 67% and the percentage of children aged 0 to 14 was 22%. In comparison, the national percentages were 68.5% for the population aged 15 to 64 and 16.7% for the population aged 0 to 14.

Francis occupies a land area of 1,106 square kilometres with a population density of 0.6 persons per square kilometre. This compares to the provincial land area of 588,239.21 square kilometres with a population density of 1.8 persons per square kilometre.

96% of the population reported English only as mother tongue 1% reported French only, and 2% reported a non-official language only, in 2011. In comparison, Saskatchewan’s provincial percentages were 85.6% for English only, 1.6% for French only and 12.8% for only non-official languages.

Elections Notes

  • Offices to be Elected

    • Reeve (elected at-large)
    • 4 Councillors (elected in divisions 1, 3, 4, 5)

 Financial Info

  • Property Tax Rate: Residential

    • Mill Rate: 6.50 mills
    • Mill Rate Factor: 0.8
    • Education Mill Rate: 5.03

School Divisions

  • Prairie Valley School Division No. 208

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