South Frontenac, Ontario

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South Frontenac
Township (lower-tier)
Township of South Frontenac
County Road 5 between Harrowsmith and Sydenham
County Road 5 between Harrowsmith and Sydenham
South Frontenac is located in Southern Ontario
South Frontenac
South Frontenac
Coordinates: 44°29′N 76°30′W / 44.483°N 76.500°W / 44.483; -76.500
Country  Canada
Province  Ontario
County Frontenac
Incorporated 1998
Government
 • Type Township
 • Mayor Ron Vandewal
 • Federal riding Lanark—Frontenac—Lennox and Addington
 • Prov. riding Lanark—Frontenac—Lennox and Addington
Area[1]
 • Land 971.68 km2 (375.17 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 18,113
 • Density 18.6/km2 (48/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Postal Code K0H
Area code(s) 613
Website www.township.
southfrontenac.on.ca
Harrowsmith
Sydenham

South Frontenac is a township in eastern Ontario, Canada, in Frontenac County. It was amalgamated in 1998 from the former townships of Bedford, Loughborough, Portland, and Storrington.

Communities

Education

South Frontenac, along with Central Frontenac, North Frontenac and the Frontenac Islands, send students to schools part of the Limestone District School Board, based in neighboring Kingston.

Demographics

According to the Canada 2006 Census:[5]

  • Mother tongue:
    • English as first language: 94.5%
    • French as first language: 1.5%
    • English and French as first language: 0.1%
    • Other as first language: 3.9%

Population trend:[6]

  • Population in 2011: 18,113
  • Population in 2006: 18,227
  • Population in 2001: 16,415
  • Population in 1996:
    • Bedford (township): 1112
    • Loughborough (township): 5046
    • Portland (township): 5085
    • Storrington (township): 4468
  • Population in 1991:
    • Bedford (township): 927
    • Loughborough (township): 4489
    • Portland (township): 4734
    • Storrington (township): 3940

Notable people

See also

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "South Frontenac census profile". 2011 Census of Population. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2012-02-13. 
  2. "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2012-02-13. 
  3. "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2012-02-13. 
  4. "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. Retrieved 2012-02-13. 
  5. Statistics Canada 2006 Census - South Frontenac community profile
  6. Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006 census

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