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Longueuil (/lɒŋˈɡl/; French: [lɔ̃ɡœj]) is a city in the province of Quebec, Canada. It is the seat of the Montérégie administrative region and the central city of the urban agglomeration of Longueuil. It sits on the south shore of the Saint Lawrence River directly across from Montreal. The population as of the Canada 2011 Census totaled 231,409, making it Montreal's second largest suburb, the fifth most populous city in Quebec and nineteenth largest in Canada.

Charles Le Moyne founded Longueuil as a seigneurie in 1657. It would become a parish in 1845, a village in 1848, a town in 1874 and a city in 1920. Between 1961 and 2002, Longueuil's borders grew three times, as it was amalgamated with surrounding municipalities; there was a strong de-amalgamation in 2006 (see 2000–2006 municipal reorganization in Quebec).

Longueuil is a residential, commercial and industrial city. It incorporates some urban features, but is essentially a suburb. Longueuil can be classified as a commuter town as a large portion of its residents commute to work in Montreal. Most buildings are single-family homes constructed in the post-war period. The city consists of three boroughs: Le Vieux-Longueuil, Saint-Hubert and Greenfield Park.

Longueuil is the seat of the judicial district of Longueuil. Residents of the city are called Longueuillois.


Big cities nearby

Le Plateau Mont Royal    (4 km)

Mercier Hochelaga Maisonneuve    (4 km)

Champlain Regional County    (6 km)

Montreal City    (6 km)

Rosemont La Petite Patrie    (7 km)

Big Towns nearby

Ville Marie    (4 km)

Towns nearby

Griffintown    (6 km)

Smaller towns nearby

LeMoyne    (4 km)

Old Montreal    (4 km)

Villages nearby

Cité du Havre    (5 km)

Other locations nearby

Aqua Twist    (1 km)

Ednör L Attaque    (1 km)

Goliath    (1 km)

Le Monstre    (1 km)

Super Manège    (1 km)

Terrasse Charbonneau    (1 km)

Cobra    (2 km)

Sainte Marie    (2 km)

Delorimier Stadium    (3 km)

Gay Village    (3 km)

Jacques Cartier    (3 km)

Jacques Cartier Longueuil    (3 km)

2012 Montreal shooting    (4 km)

Battle of Longue Pointe    (4 km)

Chinatown    (4 km)

Jacques Le Ber    (4 km)

Jeanne Le Ber    (4 km)

Le Moyne    (4 km)

Le Vieux Port    (4 km)

Maurice Richard Arena    (4 km)

Quartier des Spectacles    (4 km)

Quartier Latin    (4 km)

Red Light    (4 km)

Saputo Stadium    (4 km)

Viauville    (4 km)

Autostade    (5 km)

Cité du Multimédia    (5 km)

Colisée Jean Béliveau    (5 km)

Little Portugal    (5 km)

Longue Pointe    (5 km)

McConnell Arena    (5 km)

Mount Royal Arena    (5 km)

Notre Dame des Victoires    (5 km)

Olympic Stadium    (5 km)

Percival Molson Memorial Stadium    (5 km)

Plateau Mont Royal    (5 km)

Quartier international de Montréal    (5 km)

Bell Centre    (6 km)

Centre Étienne Desmarteau    (6 km)

Goose Village    (6 km)

Montreal Technoparc    (6 km)

Overdale    (6 km)

Paul Sauvé Arena    (6 km)

Préville    (6 km)

Quartier Concordia    (6 km)

Dawson College shooting    (7 km)

Mercier Ouest    (7 km)

Montreal Arena    (7 km)

Montreal Forum    (7 km)

Parc du Portugal    (7 km)

Landmarks nearby

Expo 67    (2 km)

Théâtre Denise Pelletier    (2 km)

Canadian Grand Prix    (3 km)

Fermière Monument    (3 km)

Floralies Internationales de Montréal    (3 km)

Les Petits Baigneurs    (3 km)

Montreal Clock Tower    (3 km)

The Citadel Montreal    (3 km)

Bank of Montreal Head Office Montreal    (4 km)

Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec    (4 km)

CFJP DT    (4 km)

CHAA FM    (4 km)

Champ de Mars Montreal    (4 km)

CIBL FM    (4 km)

Commission scolaire de Montréal    (4 km)

Documentations    (4 km)

Église de la Mission catholique chinoise du Saint Esprit    (4 km)

John Young Monument    (4 km)

La Banquise    (4 km)

Lachine Rapids    (4 km)

Les Foufounes Électriques    (4 km)

Lion de la Feuillée    (4 km)

Maisonneuve Monument    (4 km)

Monument National    (4 km)

Nelson s Column    (4 km)

Nelson s Column Montreal    (4 km)

New York Life Insurance Building Montreal    (4 km)

Old Port of Montreal    (4 km)

Olympic Pool    (4 km)

Pioneers Obelisk    (4 km)

Théâtre d Aujourd hui    (4 km)

Théâtre La Licorne    (4 km)

Tunnel de la mort    (4 km)

Cenotaph    (5 km)

Conservatoire d art dramatique de Montréal    (5 km)

Conservatoire de musique du Québec à Montréal    (5 km)

Dominion Park    (5 km)

Edward VII Monument    (5 km)

EXcentris    (5 km)

Ignace Bourget Monument    (5 km)

Irish Commemorative Stone    (5 km)

Jeanne Mance Monument    (5 km)

Les Cours Mont Royal    (5 km)

Mihai Eminescu Statue    (5 km)

Montreal Exchange    (5 km)

Sir Wilfrid Laurier Park    (5 km)

Sola Trading    (5 km)

Time Supper Club    (5 km)

Victoria Memorial    (5 km)

Windsor Station    (5 km)

World Anti Doping Agency    (5 km)

Boer War Memorial    (6 km)

Casa del Popolo    (6 km)

CIRA FM    (6 km)

Collège Français    (6 km)

George Étienne Cartier Monument    (6 km)

indoor hockey game    (6 km)

Les Brasseurs RJ    (6 km)

Macdonald Monument    (6 km)

Mount Royal Cross    (6 km)

Mount Stephen Club    (6 km)

Robert Burns Memorial    (6 km)

Wilfrid Laurier Memorial    (6 km)

Corona Theatre    (7 km)

Dante Monument    (7 km)

Mercier    (7 km)

Montreal Children s Library    (7 km)

St Viateur Bagel    (7 km)

Churches nearby

Co Cathedral of Saint Antoine de Padoue    (1 km)

Church of Nativité de la Sainte Vierge d Hochelaga    (2 km)

Notre Dame de Bon Secours Chapel    (3 km)

Notre Dame Basilica    (4 km)

Notre Dame Church    (4 km)

Christ Church Cathedral    (5 km)

Church of St John the Evangelist    (5 km)

Church of the Gesù    (5 km)

Mary    (5 km)

Saint Esprit de Rosemont Church    (5 km)

St James United Church    (5 km)

St Patrick s Basilica    (5 km)

Church of St Andrew and St Paul    (6 km)

Church of St Michael and St Anthony    (6 km)

Saint Jean Berchmans Church    (6 km)

St James the Apostle Anglican Church    (6 km)

Union United Church    (7 km)