The Rural Municipality of Elcapo No. 154 (2016 population: 488) is a rural municipality (RM) in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan within Census Division No. 5 and SARM Division No. 1. It is located in the southeast portion of the province.
The RM of Elcapo No. 154 incorporated as a rural municipality on December 12, 1910.
The bigmouth buffalo (Ictiobus cyprinellus) is a species of special concern to environmentalists in this area.
Communities and localities
The following urban municipalities are surrounded by the RM.
BroadviewThe following unincorporated communities are within the RM.
In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the RM of Elcapo No. 154 recorded a population of 488 living in 193 of its 200 total private dwellings, a 1.5% change from its 2011 population of 481. With a land area of 846.04 km2 (326.66 sq mi), it had a population density of 0.6/km2 (1.5/sq mi) in 2016.In the 2011 Census of Population, the RM of Elcapo No. 154 recorded a population of 481, a -1.6% change from its 2006 population of 489. With a land area of 846.54 km2 (326.85 sq mi), it had a population density of 0.6/km2 (1.5/sq mi) in 2011.
The RM of Elcapo No. 154 is governed by an elected municipal council and an appointed administrator that meets on the second Monday of every month. The reeve of the RM is Larry Parrott while its administrator is Mervin Schmidt. The RM's office is located in Broadview.