Chisholm, Ontario

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Chisholm
Township (single-tier)
Township of Chisholm
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Coordinates: 46°06′N 79°14′W / 46.100°N 79.233°W / 46.100; -79.233
Country  Canada
Province  Ontario
District Nipissing
Government
 • Mayor Leo Jobin
 • MP Jay Aspin
 • MPP Victor Fedeli
Area
 • Total 206.79 km2 (79.84 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 1,263
 • Density 6.1/km2 (16/sq mi)
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Time zone EST (UTC-5)
Postal code P0H 1Z0
Area code(s) 705
Website www.chisholm.ca

Chisholm (Canada 2011 Census population 1,263) is a township in Northeastern Ontario, Canada, located in the Nipissing District.

Maps show the township as comprising the communities of Alderdale, Booth's Landing, Chiswick, Fossmill, Grahamvale and Wasing, however, these communities are now little more than slightly denser areas of housing, or completely abandoned in the case of Fossmill.[2]

Demographics[edit]

According to the Canada 2011 Census:[3]

  • Population: 1,263
  • % Change (2006–2011): -4.2
  • Dwellings: 586
  • Area (km².): 206.79
  • Density (persons per km².): 6.1

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Coordinates: 46°06′N 79°14′W / 46.100°N 79.233°W / 46.100; -79.233