Osgoode, Ontario

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For the former township, see Osgoode Township, Ontario
Osgoode
Community
Osgoode main street
Osgoode main street
Osgoode is located in Ottawa
Osgoode
Osgoode
Location in Ottawa
Coordinates: 45°08′40″N 75°36′15″W / 45.14444°N 75.60417°W / 45.14444; -75.60417
Country Canada
Province Ontario
City Ottawa
Established 1827
Incorporated 1910 (Police Village of Osgoode Station)
Amalgamation 1974 (Township of Osgoode)
2001 (City of Ottawa)
Government
 • Mayor Jim Watson
 • MPs Pierre Poilievre
 • MPPs Lisa MacLeod
 • Councillors Doug Thompson
Area
 • Land 2.65 km2 (1.02 sq mi)
Elevation 90 m (300 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 2,453
 • Density 927.0/km2 (2,401/sq mi)
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Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC−5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)

Osgoode (also known as Osgoode Village) is a population centre in Osgoode Ward in the rural south end of Ottawa, Canada. It is located just 2kn east of the Rideau River. Until amalgamation in 2001, it was located in Osgoode Township. According to the Canada 2011 Census Osgoode had a population of 2,453.

History[edit]

It was originally part of Osgoode Township but it became part of Ottawa in 2001. Originally called Osgoode Station, its name was shortened to Osgoode in 1962.

Present day[edit]

Notable landmarks of the community include the Stuart Holmes Arena hockey, the Osgoode Community Centre and its surrounding recreation facilities, the local mall and numerous shops within the village.

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Coordinates: 45°08′40″N 75°36′15″W / 45.14444°N 75.60417°W / 45.14444; -75.60417