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Municipal Facts and Figures

Population: 888 (2006 Canada Census)
955 (2001 Canada Census)
Average Age of Population: 47.7 years
Working Language: English
Province: New Brunswick
County: Northumberland
Parish: Blissfield
Geographical Location: Near the geographical center of the Province of New Brunswick, on the banks of the main waters of the Southwest Miramichi River, and served by Provincial Highway #8. Doaktown is approximately half-way (86 kilometres/53 miles) between the Provincial capital of Fredericton and the City of Miramichi, both of which are also served by Highway #8.
Land Area: 28.74 square kilometres (17.86 square miles)
Altitude: 30 meters (100 feet) above sea level
Latitude/Longitude: 46 degrees 33’50” N – 66 degrees 06’ 55” W
Time Zone: Atlantic Standard/Daylight
Climate: Continental/Maritime
Average Annual Rainfall: 812 millimetres (32 inches)
Average Annual Snowfall: 282 centimetres (111 inches)
January Daily High/Low: -5/-15 Centigrade (24/5 Fahrenheit)
July Daily High/Low: 25/13 Centigrade (77/55 Fahrenheit)
Major Employer: J. D. Irving Limited
Federal Constituency: Miramichi Grand Lake
Member of Parliament: Jake D Stewart (Conservative)
Constituent Assistants: Susan Brophy susan.brophy.256@parl.gc.ca 
Denver Brennan
Office Manager: Melissa Gilbert
Chief of Staff: Shawn Morrison (506) 624-8661
Constituency Office: 2278 King George Hwy, Lower Level PO Box 4180 Miramichi, NB E1V 6N6
TEL: 506-778-8448
FAX: 506-778-8150
Email: jake.stewart@parl.gc.ca
Parliamentary Address: House of Commons
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6
TEL: 613-992-5335
FAX: 613-996-8418
Provincial Riding: Southwest Miramichi Bay Du Vin
Member of the Legislative Assembly: Pending By-Election

About Doaktown

The village of Doaktown is located in the heart of the Miramichi, along the Miramichi River. The famous Miramichi River is one of the most productive salmon rivers in the world, in both past and present day. Not only is the Southwest Miramichi River among the top 10 cleanest rivers in the world, it is home to the elusive Atlantic salmon that has tempted the skill of men for centuries. Doaktown's history is both colourful and diverse, changing with time and industry. Home to the Atlantic Salmon Museum, the Doak Historic Site, the Old Mill Pond Golf Club, and numerous fishing and outdoor adventure experiences.

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Village of Doaktown

Address: 8 Miramichi Street, Doaktown, NB, Canada, E9C 1C8

Phone: 506-365-7970

Fax: 506-365-7111

Email: info@doaktown.ca