Living in Haut-Richelieu

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MRC du Haut-Richelieu invites you to escape and discover. By car, bicycle or boat, come and explore our region. At the corners of the roads, discover enchanting panoramas and historic sites, marinas, beaches, golf courses, snowmobile and cross-country ski trails.


Demography and territory

The Municipalité régionale de comté du Haut-Richelieu is composed of 14 municipalities. The entire territory covers a total area of 999.7 km2 and offers a very diversified panorama. The population of the MRC is 123,891.
MRC du Haut-Richelieu

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The Haut-Richelieu region offers a multitude of educational actors on its territory. To find out the nature of the services provided by these institutions, we refer you to them:


The Haut-Richelieu health network has various points of service. For more information, we invite you to consult the Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux website or contact the various stakeholders:

Haut-Richelieu Hospital

920, boulevard du Séminaire Nord Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Qc J3A 1X8

CISSS Haut-Richelieu-Rouville

978, boul. du Séminaire Nord
Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu (Québec) J3A 1E5


Ask around, several real estate broker websites exist to help you find your future home in the region.


To facilitate your travel in the municipality of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu and to and/or from Montreal, several public transit routes exist. A Taxibus system is also available to complement the city bus service.

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Sports and leisure activities

The Service des loisirs et bibliothèques de Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu offers more than 300 sports, cultural, outdoor and community workshops spread over four activity sessions. The presence of 150 organizations enhances the offer of activities and recreational opportunities. Rural municipalities also have a recreation department. We invite you to visit their websites for more details.

Arts and culture is a portal dedicated to promote the cultural diversity of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu and the Haut-Richelieu region.


To discover the region’s overall tourism offer (experiences, stays, events, etc.), consult the Tourisme Haut-Richelieu website.
Tourisme Haut-Richelieu