Founded in the early 19th century, St-Élie d'Orford was formerly part of the Township of Orford. Although the mountainous terrain made the district less conducive to agriculture, it expanded nonetheless with the arrival of Scottish and Irish families.
Positioned as a main gateway to Sherbrooke from Montreal, St-Élie d'Orford provides ample access to those who appreciate easy travel from one municipality to another.
The Borough’s accessibility has instigated its current boom, welcoming several small businesses and new families wishing to enjoy Saint-Élie’s numerous benefits.
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