Cliffside, Toronto

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Homes in Cliffside
Homes in Cliffside
Cliffside, Toronto is located in Toronto
Cliffside, Toronto
Location within Toronto
Coordinates: 43°42′40″N 79°14′53″W / 43.71111°N 79.24806°W / 43.71111; -79.24806Coordinates: 43°42′40″N 79°14′53″W / 43.71111°N 79.24806°W / 43.71111; -79.24806
Country  Canada
Province  Ontario
City Toronto Toronto
Community Scarborough
Established (Postal village) 'Danforth'
Changed Municipality 1998 Toronto from Scarborough
 • MP Bill Blair (Scarborough Southwest)
 • MPP Lorenzo Berardinetti (Scarborough Southwest)
 • Councillor Gary Crawford (Ward 36 Scarborough Southwest)

Cliffside is a neighbourhood in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, located along the Scarborough Bluffs in the district of Scarborough. Its boundaries are Kennedy Road to the west (where Kingston and Danforth Road merge), St. Clair Avenue East to the north, Brimley Road to the east, and the Bluffs on the lakeshore to the south. Most of the houses were built in the early to mid 1960's with the baby boom and the mass expansion of the surrounding Toronto suburbs (Scarborough, North York etc.) at the time.

The population consists of a large number of those with ancestral backgrounds from the British Isles: English 19.8% Scottish 14.4% Irish 11.8%, totalling 46% (source: 2001 Census).[1]


Half-way house on Kingston Rd at Midland (now in Black Creek Pioneer Village)


  1. ^ Statistics Canada, 2001 Census, CT's 337 336 343, 3.

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