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Information on Shawinigan

The ville of Shawinigan is located in the province of Quebec. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the municipal building of Shawinigan at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the municipality’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Municipality reviews4.3 / 5 for Shawinigan by Municipality Canada the 1 April 2021

Shawinigan ville HALL

Shawinigan office addressShawiniganMunicipal building Shawinigan
550, avenue de l'Hôtel-de-Ville

Shawinigan, QC G9N6V3
Shawinigan phone number(819) 536-7200
Shawinigan emailLoading...
Shawinigan official websiteshawinigan.ca
Mayor of ShawiniganMichel Angers

Demographics of Shawinigan

Name of Shawinigan inhabitants (demonym)Shawiniganais, aise
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population49 349 inhabitants20 / 100
Population density in Shawinigan67,2 pop/km² (173,9 pop/sq mi)

Shawinigan administrative numbers

Shawinigan ville code36033
Shawinigan ville postcodeG9N6V3

Information on Shawinigan

Cities twinned with Shawinigan
Canada HamiltonMexico Monterrey
Natural parksShawinigan isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Shawinigan

Aéroport de Trois-Rivières 24.4 km
La Tuque Airport 93.9 km
Aéroport international Jean-Lesage de Québec 106.2 km

Shawinigan territory

Shawinigan area73 484 hectares
734,84 km² (283,72 sq mi)
Shawinigan altitude123 Altitude metres
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 46.5667
Longitude: -72.75
Latitude: 46° 34' 0'' North
Longitude: 72° 45' 0'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/Montreal)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Distance between Shawinigan and other main cities and towns

Toronto : 607 kmMontreal : 136 kmCalgary : 3028 km
Ottawa : 261 kmEdmonton : 2971 kmMississauga : 635 km
Winnipeg : 1837 kmVancouver : 3698 kmBrampton : 637 km
Hamilton : 671 kmQuebec : 120 km closestSurrey : 3683 km
Laval : 134 kmHalifax : 744 kmLondon : 781 km
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Hotel offers in Shawinigan

Leisure and activities in Shawinigan surrounding area

No activities found in town Shawinigan

Other information on the ville of Shawinigan

Nuclear power plantGentilly Nuclear Generating Station 36 mile