Arran–Elderslie

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Arran–Elderslie
Municipality (lower-tier)
Municipality of Arran–Elderslie
Arran–Elderslie is located in Southern Ontario
Arran–Elderslie
Arran–Elderslie
Location in southern Ontario
Coordinates: 44°24′N 81°12′W / 44.400°N 81.200°W / 44.400; -81.200Coordinates: 44°24′N 81°12′W / 44.400°N 81.200°W / 44.400; -81.200
Country  Canada
Province  Ontario
County Bruce
Government
 • Mayor Paul Eagleson
 • Federal riding Bruce—Grey—Owen Sound
 • Prov. riding Bruce—Grey—Owen Sound
Area[1]
 • Land 460.13 km2 (177.66 sq mi)
Elevation 254 m (833 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 6,810
 • Density 14.8/km2 (38/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Postal Code N0G
Area code(s) 519 and 226
Website www.arran-elderslie.com

The Municipality of Arran–Elderslie is a township in Bruce County in Western Ontario, Canada. The township is located at the headwaters of the Sauble River, and the Saugeen River forms the northwestern boundary.

Communities[edit]

Allenford

The township comprises the communities of Allenford, Arkwright, Arranvale, Burgoyne, Chesley, Dobbinton, Dreamland, Dunblane, Ellengowan, Elsinore, Gillies Hill, Invermay, Kelly's Corners, Lockerby, Mount Hope, Paisley, Salisbury, Tara, Vesta and Williscroft.

Demographics[edit]

Population trend:[3]

  • Population in 2006: 6747
  • Population in 2001: 6577
  • Population total in 1996: 6851
    • Arran (township): 1707
    • Chesley (town): 1904
    • Elderslie (township): 1231
    • Paisley (village): 1106
    • Tara (village): 903
  • Population in 1991:
    • Arran (township): 1690
    • Chesley (town): 1852
    • Elderslie (township): 1219
    • Paisley (village): 1102
    • Tara (village): 848

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Arran-Elderslie census profile". 2011 Census of Population. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2012-08-09. 
  2. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2009-02-24. 
  3. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006 census

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