Casey, Ontario

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Casey
Township (single-tier)
Township of Casey
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Casey is located in Ontario
Casey
Casey
Coordinates: 47°37.5′N 79°34′W / 47.6250°N 79.567°W / 47.6250; -79.567
Country  Canada
Province  Ontario
District Timiskaming
Government
 • Type Township
 • Federal riding Nipissing—Timiskaming
 • Prov. riding Timiskaming—Cochrane
Area[1]
 • Land 80.75 km2 (31.18 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 374
 • Density 4.6/km2 (12/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 705

Casey is a township in the Canadian province of Ontario, located within the Timiskaming District.

The township had a population of 374 in the Canada 2011 Census. The main communities in the township are Belle Vallée, Judge and Pearson. The municipal offices are located in Belle Vallée.

The township is named after George Elliott Casey, member of the Canadian House of Commons from 1872 to 1900.

Belle Vallée

Demographics[edit]

Population trend:[2]

  • Population in 2011: 374 (2006 to 2011 population change: -2.9 %)
  • Population in 2006: 385
  • Population in 2001: 421
  • Population in 1996: 421
  • Population in 1991: 425

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 139 (total dwellings: 141)

Mother tongue:[3]

  • English as first language: 28.6%
  • French as first language: 71.4%
  • English and French as first language: 0%
  • Other as first language: 0%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 2011 Census Profile
  2. ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 census
  3. ^ "2006 Community Profile". 

Coordinates: 47°37′30″N 79°34′00″W / 47.62500°N 79.56667°W / 47.62500; -79.56667