South Huron, Ontario

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South Huron
Township
South Huron is located in Ontario
South Huron
South Huron
Coordinates: 43°19′N 81°30′W / 43.317°N 81.500°W / 43.317; -81.500Coordinates: 43°19′N 81°30′W / 43.317°N 81.500°W / 43.317; -81.500
Country  Canada
Province  Ontario
County Huron
Settled 1842
Formed 2001
Government
 • Mayor George Robertson
 • Federal riding Huron—Bruce
 • Prov. riding Huron—Bruce
Area[1]
 • Land 425.36 km2 (164.23 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 9,945
 • Density 23.4/km2 (61/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Postal Code N0M
Area code(s) 519 and 226
Website www.southhuron.ca

South Huron is a municipality in the Canadian province of Ontario, located in the southern part of Huron County. It was formed by amalgamation of the townships of Stephen and Usborne with the Town of Exeter in 2001, in an Ontario-wide municipal restructuring imposed by the provincial government.

Communities[edit]

Communities in South Huron include:

Demographics[edit]

Population trend:[2]

  • Population in 2011: 9,945
  • Population in 2006: 9,982
  • Population in 2001: 10,019
  • Population total in 1996: 10,229
    • Exeter(town): 4472
    • Stephen (township): 4222
    • Usborne (township): 1535
  • Population in 1991:
    • Exeter (town): 4338
    • Stephen (township): 4210
    • Usborne (township): 1552

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 4172 (total dwellings: 4598)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "South Huron, Ontario (Code 3540005) census profile". 2011 Census of Population. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2012-08-10. 
  2. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006 census

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