Tyendinaga, Ontario

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Not to be confused with Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory, Ontario.
Tyendinaga
Township
Marysville
Marysville
Tyendinaga is located in Ontario
Tyendinaga
Tyendinaga
Coordinates: 44°18′N 77°12′W / 44.300°N 77.200°W / 44.300; -77.200Coordinates: 44°18′N 77°12′W / 44.300°N 77.200°W / 44.300; -77.200
Country  Canada
Province  Ontario
County Hastings
Incorporated 1820
Government
 • Type Township
 • Reeve Rick Phillips
 • Federal riding Prince Edward—Hastings
 • Prov. riding Prince Edward—Hastings
Area[1]
 • Land 313.00 km2 (120.85 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 4,150
 • Density 13.3/km2 (34/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Postal Code K0K
Area code(s) 613
Website www.tyendinagatownship
.com

Tyendinaga is a township in the Canadian province of Ontario, located in Hastings County. The community takes its name from a variant spelling of Mohawk leader Joseph Brant's traditional Mohawk name, Thayendanegea.

Communities[edit]

The township comprises the communities of Albert, Blessington, Chisholms Mills, Ebenezer, Halston, Kingsford, Lonsdale, Lonsdale Station, Melrose, Marysville, Milltown, Myrehall, Naphan, Read and Shannonville.

Demographics[edit]

Population trend:[4]

  • Population in 2011: 4150
  • Population in 2006: 4070
  • Population in 2001: 3769
  • Population in 1996: 3549
  • Population in 1991: 3118

Mother tongue:[2]

  • English as first language: 96.0%
  • French as first language: 0.7%
  • English and French as first language: 0%
  • Other as first language: 3.3%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Tyendinaga census profile". 2011 Census of Population. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2012-03-02. 
  2. ^ a b "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2012-03-02. 
  3. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. Retrieved 2012-03-02. 
  4. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006 census

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