The Rural Municipality of Wellington No. 97 (2016 population: 371) is a rural municipality (RM) in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan within Census Division No. 2 and SARM Division No. 1. It is located in the southeast portion of the province.
The RM of Wellington No. 97 incorporated as a rural municipality on December 13, 1909.
Communities and localities
The following unincorporated communities are within the RM.
LocalitiesCedoux (dissolved as a village, July 21, 1913)
Tyvan (dissolved as a village, July 1, 1936)
In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the RM of Wellington No. 97 recorded a population of 371 living in 146 of its 155 total private dwellings, a 4.2% change from its 2011 population of 356. With a land area of 838.68 km2 (323.82 sq mi), it had a population density of 0.4/km2 (1.1/sq mi) in 2016.In the 2011 Census of Population, the RM of Wellington No. 97 recorded a population of 356, a -0.3% change from its 2006 population of 357. With a land area of 838.68 km2 (323.82 sq mi), it had a population density of 0.4/km2 (1.1/sq mi) in 2011.
The RM of Wellington No. 97 is governed by an elected municipal council and an appointed administrator that meets on the first Wednesday of every month. The reeve of the RM is Kelly Schneider while its administrator is Heather Wawro. The RM's office is located in Weyburn.