Wilmot, Ontario

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Wilmot
Township
Peel Street in New Hamburg
Peel Street in New Hamburg
Motto: Building a Sure Foundation
Wilmot Twp. in Waterloo Region
Wilmot Twp. in Waterloo Region
Coordinates: 43°24′N 80°39′W / 43.400°N 80.650°W / 43.400; -80.650Coordinates: 43°24′N 80°39′W / 43.400°N 80.650°W / 43.400; -80.650
Country  Canada
Province  Ontario
Region Waterloo
Settled 1822
Incorporated 1850
Government
 • Mayor Les Armstrong
 • Councillors Al Junker, Peter Roe, Barry Fisher, Jeff Gerber, Mark Murray
 • Federal riding Kitchener—Conestoga
 • Prov. riding Kitchener—Conestoga
Area[1]
 • Land 263.72 km2 (101.82 sq mi)
Elevation 370 m (1,210 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 19,223
 • Density 72.9/km2 (189/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Postal Code N3A
Area code(s) 519 and 226
Website www.wilmot.ca

The Township of Wilmot is a rural township in the Regional Municipality of Waterloo in southwestern Ontario, Canada.

Communities[edit]

The township comprises the communities of Baden, Berlett's Corners, Haysville, Josephburg, Luxemburg, Mannheim, New Dundee, New Hamburg, New Prussia, Petersburg, Phillipsburg, St. Agatha, Schindelsteddle and Wilmot Centre, as well as most of Punkeydoodles Corners, a crossroads which straddles the municipal boundaries of Wilmot, East Zorra – Tavistock and Perth East.

Demographics[edit]

Population trend:[2]

  • Population in 2011: 19,223 (2006–2011 population change: 12.4%)
  • Population in 2006: 17,097
  • Population in 2001: 14,866
  • Population in 1996: 13,831
  • Population in 1991: 13,107

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 6963 (total dwellings: 7158)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Wilmot, Ontario (Code 3530020) census profile". 2011 Census of Population. Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2012-08-17. 
  2. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006 census

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